Ministry Of Health

Health intensifies campaign to ensure more men are circumcised

by editor1 / May 18, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Seventy five men in Namibia should be circumcised per day to reach a national target of 34 000 men by October this year.

MPs support health budget, appeal for improved service delivery

by editor / Apr 13, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Members of the National Assembly have given their support to the Ministry of Health and Social Services' budget of over N$6 billion, and have appealed for improved service delivery.

Ministry of Health has sufficient rabies vaccines

by editor / Apr 12, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Health and Social Services has dispelled reports that it is in short supply of the rabies vaccines.

Namibia makes progress in securing local medical graduates

by editor1 / Apr 10, 2017 / 0 comments
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-Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Juliet Kavetuna told the National Assembly on Friday that over 200 medical graduates completed their training at various institutions around the globe and are expected to commence their internship at the ministry's facilities.

Another case of Congo Fever confirmed in Omaheke

by editor1 / Mar 10, 2017 / 0 comments
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-The Ministry of Health has confirmed another case of the Congo Fever in the Omaheke Region.

70% of Namibian mothers give birth at health facilities

by editor / Mar 06, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Health and Social Services is taking advantage of a growing number of over 70% of women giving birth in health facilities than at home.

Health ministry appeals for calm after Congo fever death

by editor1 / Feb 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Health and Social Service has appealed for calm following the death of a 26-year-old man who died from Crimean and Congo Haemorrhagic Fever.

National Medical Outreach Services proves fruitful

by editor / Sep 09, 2016 / 0 comments

The National Medical Outreach Services program of the Ministry of Health which was launched last year is producing positive results.

Health Ministry investigates alleged measles and rubbella vaccine deaths

by producers / Aug 18, 2016 / 0 comments

Investigations into claims that a number of babies allegedly died after receiving measles and rubella vaccines have begun.