South Africa

South African COVID-19 variant detected in Namibia

by editor1 / Mar 10, 2021 / 0 comments

-The current measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 will be maintained to bring the South African variant under control in Namibia.

South Africa says J&J, Pfizer, Moderna vaccines those for 'immediate use'

by editor1 / Feb 23, 2021 / 0 comments
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South Africa’s health minister said on Tuesday that government advisers had organised COVID-19 vaccines into three groups and those considered for “immediate use” were the Johnson & Johnson (J&J), Pfizer and Moderna shots.

Government suspends travelling to South Africa until 15 February

by editor1 / Jan 13, 2021 / 0 comments
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-Government has suspended travelling to South Africa for business and leisure purposes until 15 February.

President Geingob sends condolences to South Africa following the death of George Bizos

by editor1 / Sep 10, 2020 / 0 comments
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-President Hage Geingob has sent a message of condolence to South African counterpart, Cyril Ramaphosa, the ANC and the Bizos family, following the death of George Bizos.

eNCA cameraman Lungile Tom dies of Covid-19 in South Africa

by editor1 / May 13, 2020 / 0 comments

-In South Africa, a veteran cameraman of eNCA Television Channel, Lungile Tom has died from COVID-19.

Pork imports not affected by Swine Flu outbreak in South Africa

by editor1 / May 12, 2020 / 0 comments

-The outbreak of Swine Flu in neighbouring South Africa will not affect the import of pork products into Namibia.

President Geingob congratulates South Africa on 26th anniversary of freedom

by editor1 / Apr 27, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has congratulated South Africa on that country's 26th anniversary of freedom.

Wearing masks in public to be mandatory in South Africa from 1 May

by editor1 / Apr 25, 2020 / 0 comments
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-A curfew will be implemented from 1 May to restrict the movement of people as the country enters level-4 of the lockdown and continues to battle the Coronavirus pandemic.

World Bank commends Namibia, South Africa for COVID-19 response

by editor1 / Apr 16, 2020 / 0 comments

-The World Bank has commended Namibia and South Africa for being on the frontline in curbing the spread of COVID-19.

South Africa announces lockdown for 21 days

by editor1 / Mar 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a countrywide lockdown effective from Thursday, as cases of COVID-19 passed the 400 mark.