Managing Director Cospharm Group says his company will set up a generic drugs manufacturing plant in Namibia in next three to five years

ONGWEDIVA: The Managing Director of the Cospharm Group, Cosmas Mukaratirwa said his company will set up a generic drugs manufacturing plant in Namibia in the next three to five years.

Mukaratirwa said this in an interview with Nampa at the official launch of the company’s generic drugs at Ongwediva in the Oshana Region on Saturday.

He indicated that the Cospharm has the technical know-how and its products are already accepted in the market.

According to Mukaratirwa, the benefit of the establishment of the Cospharm medicine manufacturing plant will be employment opportunities and availability of medicines to address the shortage of drugs in the country.

The Cospharm Group’s operations are also found in Zimbabwe, Botswana and South Africa.

SOURCE: NAMPA