quarantine

Health Ministry to release 1 200 people from quarantine at Henties Bay Isolation Facility

by editor1 / Jul 30, 2020 / 0 comments

-About 1 200 people currently kept at the Henties Bay Isolation Facility, for the past two months, are soon to be released.

People leaving COVID-19 hotspot areas of Erongo to be quarantined at own cost

by editor1 / Jul 06, 2020 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

-Persons leaving Walvis Bay, Swakopmund and Arandis local authority areas to other parts of the country, will be quarantined for 14 days at their own cost.

INTERVIEW | Khomas Regional Police Commander Commissioner Joseph Shikongo on quarantine

by editor1 / Jun 26, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-To share his experience in quarantine Khomas Regional Police Commander, Commissioner Joseph Shikongo.

Truck drivers unhappy with conditions at quarantine facility

by editor1 / May 29, 2020 / 0 comments

-Disgruntled truck drivers quarantined at the temporary truck port at Walvis Bay are not happy with conditions, especially with regards to hygiene, at the facilities.

Two truck drivers fired for violating quarantine regulations

by editor1 / May 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-Health Minister, Dr Kalumbi Shangula said the 47-year-old Namibian man who tested positive for COVID-19, upon his arrival from South Africa, was quarantined at Walvis Bay Truck Port, where he sneaked out into the community with another truck driver.

Police in Erongo disturbed by truck drivers allegedly escaping from quarantine facilities

by editor1 / May 14, 2020 / 0 comments

-The police in Erongo are disturbed by reports of truck drivers allegedly escaping from quarantine facilities at the temporary truck port and other private isolation facilities.

Waterberg Plateau Resort turned into quarantine facility

by editor1 / May 13, 2020 / 0 comments
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NAMPA

-The Waterberg Plateau Resort in the Otjozondjupa Region has been turned into a COVID-19 quarantine facility to accommodate a group of Namibians that returned from South Africa on Monday.

Individuals found breaking state mandatory quarantine will be fined N$2 000

by editor1 / Apr 16, 2020 / 0 comments

-People found breaking mandatory quarantine could be fined N$2 000 or arrest.

NWR boss inspects Hardap Resort's disinfection process

by editor1 / Apr 09, 2020 / 0 comments

-The acting managing director of the Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR), Matthias Ngwangwama today visited the Hardap Resort, to inspect the disinfection process of the rooms that were used to house people who were kept at the resort as part of the COVID-19 quarantine measures.

Botswana Parliament ordered into quarantine

by editor1 / Apr 09, 2020 / 0 comments
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Botswana Government

-Botswana's health director Dr Malaki Tshipayagae has advised that all members of the Botswana parliament, including president and vice president, be placed under quarantine after a nurse who conducted tests on the parliamentarians yesterday, tested positive for COVID-19.