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No new stimulus package for Walvis

17 hours ago | Health

STAFF REPORTERWINDHOEKGovernment will not offer new emergency income grants for residents of Walvis Bay whose town is back on lockdown for seven days after recording three new cases of the coronavirus.Walvis Bay's stage one lockdown...

Covid-19 cases remain at 25

17 hours ago | Health

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKThe total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Namibia has remained steady at 25, according to deputy health minister Esther Muinjangue, who gave an update on the pandemic yesterday.Namibia has to date tested 4...

Red Cross launches national Covid-19 response plan

1 day - 02 June 2020 | Health

The Namibia Red Cross Society (NCRS) has launched its national Covid-19 response plan at its headquarters in Windhoek. The plan aims to reduce the spread of secondary transmission of the virus as well as to...

25th Covid-19 case confirmed

1 day - 02 June 2020 | Health

ELIZABETH JOSEPHWINDHOEKThe health minister yesterday confirmed Namibia's 25th case of Covid-19.A 32-year-old female health worker tested positive for the coronavirus after returning from Cape Town, South Africa, on 29 May.She is in quarantine and her...

De Beers donates masks, sanitiser for schools

1 day - 02 June 2020 | Health

STAFF REPORTERWINDHOEKDiamond giant De Beers this week donated hand sanitiser and face masks to the Office of the Prime Minister for distribution to the ministry of education.The donation forms part of a N$15 million in-kind...

Quarantine gobbles up N$11.3m

5 days ago - 29 May 2020 | Health

JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKTo date, government has spent N$11.3 million on quarantine facilities, which include five-star lodges and meals, health ministry executive...

Bank Windhoek donates 500 reagent testing

5 days ago - 29 May 2020 | Health

Bank Windhoek donated 500 reagent testing kits and nasopharyngeal swab collection kits to the Namibian government on Wednesday, 19 May 2020. The kits, which were...

Latest Covid-19 case exposes Walvis to virus

6 days ago - 28 May 2020 | Health

JEMIMA BEUKESWINDHOEK A series of blunders led to 63-year-old Walvis Bay fisherman, the country's latest coronavirus patient, visiting doctors and pharmacies for about two...

Truck ports not for quarantine - Shangula

6 days ago - 28 May 2020 | Health

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK Health minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula has made it clear that transport companies are not allowed to quarantine their drivers...

Family reports man

6 days ago - 28 May 2020 | Health

Kenya Kambowe RUNDUA Namibian man from Mbambi village in Kavango West is...

Contractor refuses to hand over clinic

6 days ago - 28 May 2020 | Health

Petrus Muronga RUNDU A contractor appointed to construct the Nkurenkuru primary healthcare facility in 2014, which is yet to be completed, has since...

Quality of quarantine facilities questioned

1 week ago - 27 May 2020 | Health

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKGovernment yesterday blamed miscommunication for some long-distance truck drivers being made to self-isolate in the trailers of their vehicles.This is amidst accusations that increasing...

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Olutu lwa Uazeua italu vulu...

1 week ago - 27 May 2020 | Health

OGONE TLHAGE OVENDUKA Ominista yomakwatathano gopaigwana, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah okwa koleke kutya Omunamibia gwedhina Abiud Uazeua okwa hulitha kombuto yocorona koUnited Kingdom.Uazeua...

Covid-19 trucker's route revealed

1 week ago - 26 May 2020 | Health

OGONE TLHAGE & LEANDRA LOUW WALVIS BAY A trucker who was confirmed as Namibia's 21st Covid-19 patient over the weekend, stopped in Gobabis,...

Namibia registers two new Covid-19...

1 week ago - 22 May 2020 | Health

JEMIMA BEUKES WINDHOEKAfter going nearly two months without any new infections, Namibia has recorded two new cases of the coronavirus on Thursday,...

Facebook is adding "Shops"

1 week ago - 22 May 2020 | Health

The Silicon Valley-headquartered social networking firm announced it is adding shopfronts for businesses to list their wares, along with a host of other e-commerce functionality...

DID YOU KNOW?

1 week ago - 22 May 2020 | Health

The first jury trial by ZoomIn an ‘unusual’ legal case in Texas more than 24 potential jurors logged onto Zoom through a variety of devices...

Market Watch Covid page -...

1 week ago - 22 May 2020 | Health

The Namibia Football Association (NFA) executive committee has yet to decide what to do with funds it expects to receive from the Federation of International...

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