Deputy Minister of Health dismisses reports that a Mariental resident died of COVID-19

Deputy Minister of Health dismisses reports that a Mariental resident died of COVID-19

Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Utjiua Muinjangue has dismissed reports that a Mariental resident died on Friday of COVID-19.
This follows reports which went viral on social media that the man who was an employee of the Namibia Wildlife Resort, sought medical treatment at the hospital after showing flu symptoms and breathing difficulties.
Muinjangue made the announcement at the COVID-19 Communication Centre.