Category Archives: Health

Medical isolation centre dedicated to handling potential cases of COVID-19 on Friday inaugurated by the Minister of Health and Social Services

A medical isolation centre dedicated to handling potential cases of COVID-19 was on Friday inaugurated by the Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula at the Tsumeb State …

Economy continues to experience unprecedented headwinds: Geingob

President Hage Geingob said the Namibian economy continues to experience unprecedented headwinds since 2016 with challenges such as the declining economic growth and per capital income and the low investments.…

Namibia on verge of achieving total HIV/AIDS epidemic control: Geingob

Namibia is on the verge of achieving total Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV\AIDS) epidemic control in line with the triple 90 goals, as the country’s HIV response stands at …

COVID-19: Confirmed cases now at 25

Health Minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula announced that Namibia now recorded a total 25 confirmed cases of COVID-19, with the latest case involving a 32-year-old Namibian woman who returned in the …

Namibia records no new COVID-19 case in past 24-hours

Namibia did not record any new confirmed Coronavirus (Covid-19) case/s in the past 24 hours as the Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services, Esther Utjiua Muinjangue confirmed on Saturday.…

COVID-19: Walvis Bay patient in stable condition

The patient who has been admitted at a local Private Hospital in Walvis Bay after testing positive for COVID-19 is said to be in a critical but stable condition.

This …

Namibia has recorded a new case of COVID-19

Namibia has recorded a new case of COVID-19 that involves a Namibian national who arrived in the country by sea on 05 May 2020, increasing the total number of confirmed …

COVID-19: Bank Windhoek donates testings kits

Bank Windhoek (BW) donated 500 Reagent Testing Kits and Nasopharyngeal Swab Collection Kits to the Namibian Government on 19 May 2020 in its continued support in the fight against COVID-19 …