Category Archives: Health

COVID-19: Seventy-seven new cases recorded

Health and Social Services Minister, Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Wednesday announced that Namibia has recorded 77 new COVID-19 cases. Shangula during the daily COVID-19 update said the health ministry received 1 115 results of which 77 tested positive. Of the

COVID-19: Namibia records 54 new cases

Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Esther Muinjangue on Tuesday announced that Namibia recorded 54 new COVID-19 cases from the 531 results received from laboratories. This brings the total cumulative cases to 12 729. Delivering the COVID-19 daily update

Man in City Centre shooting incident not fit to stand trial

Simataa Simasiku, a former Global Fund employee who allegedly shot dead a former colleague and wounded another here in 2019, is not fit to stand trial. The findings of the two psychiatric reports compiled by a psychiatrist employed in the

COVID-19: Namibia records 15 new cases

Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Esther Muinjangue on Monday announced that Namibia recorded 15 new COVID-19 cases. This brings the total accumulative cases to 12 675. Delivering the COVID-19 daily update, Muinjangue said of the new cases, seven

COVID-19: Namibia records 81 new cases

Executive Director in the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Ben Nangombe on Sunday announced that Namibia recorded 81 new positive cases of COVID-19. He said a total of 553 samples were tested and 81 came out positive with the

NamPol record 5961 GBV cases

The Namibian Police Force (NamPol) have recorded 5961 Gender-Based Violence (GBV) cases from September 2019 and September this year. This was revealed on Friday by NamPol head of GBV unit Deputy Commissioner Johanna Situde in Windhoek when she presented the

COVID-19: Namibia records 78 new positive cases

Health and Social Services Minister Kalumbi Shangula on Saturday announced that Namibia recorded 78 new positive confirmed COVID-19 cases. Shangula while presenting the COVID-19 daily update said, out of the total 1150 samples tested, 78 new cases were recorded of

BoN hosts seminar on impact of COVID-19 on the Namibian economy

The Bank of Namibia (BoN) on Friday hosted a one-day seminar on the impact of COVID-19 under the theme ‘Mapping the way to recovery’ in Windhoek. Officially opening the seminar, BoN Governor Johannes !Gawaxab said despite successive reductions of the