Health

Ignorance is bliss

2 hours ago | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The construction of a 150-bed containerised isolation medical facility located behind the Walvis Bay State Hospital is on track. The facility comes as an additional measure to compliment the...

Battle lines drawn

1 day - 28 March 2020 | Health

The lockdown began at 23:59 on Friday 27 March and continues until 23:59 on 16 April 2020 and will remain in force for 21 days. During a media conference in the capital on Friday, President...

Water reconnection a boost for COVID-19 mitigation

2 days ago - 27 March 2020 | Health

Swakopmund • [email protected] The governor of the Erongo region, Cleophas Mutjavikua, said that residents living in the Erongo region who had their water disconnected will have it reconnected.He said this at a media conference...

Emergency medical facility for Walvis Bay

3 days ago - 26 March 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The ground-breaking ceremony of a 150-bed emergency medical isolation facility to be constructed that will cater specifically for Covid-19 cases, took place in Walvis Bay earlier today (Thursday). The...

Criticism of quarantine grows

5 days ago - 24 March 2020 | Health

Swakopmund • [email protected] who travelled abroad and returned to Namibia to be quarantined at the Greiter’s conference center near Brakwater, fear the worst because another group arriving from Europe on Thursday will also be housed...

Rössing donates N$200 000 to combat COVID-19

5 days ago - 24 March 2020 | Health

Windhoek • Contributed China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) Rössing Uranium donated N$200 000 to the ministry of health and social services on Friday...

Welwitschia extends a helping hand

1 week ago - 19 March 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Welwitschia Private Hospital initiated a corona-care campaign to ensure that the Walvis Bay and Swakopmund state hospitals are equipped...

AIDAmira passengers test negative

1 week ago - 18 March 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Residents of Walvis Bay can breathe a sigh of relief, as the six passengers isolated in South Africa who...

Corona kortwiek sport

1 week ago - 17 March 2020 | Health

Swakopmund • [email protected] Twee bevestigde gevalle van die coronavirus, amptelik bekend as Covid-19, het meegebring dat alle groot byeenkomste gestaak word. Ná...

Ekutu, local vendors close

1 week ago - 16 March 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Various events have been cancelled and numerous public entities decided to suspend services temporarily in light of the two...

CAN sprays for cancer patients

1 week ago - 16 March 2020 | Health

Swakopmund • [email protected] Cancer Association of Namibia’s (CAN) annual “Spray-A-Thon 2020” kicked off at Platz Am Meer on Saturday, where members of the public got...

President cancels independence celebrations

2 weeks ago - 15 March 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] At a press briefing at State House on Saturday, President Geingob said that his swearing-in ceremony would still take place,...

Health

Bigger clinic for Utuseb community...

1 month - 25 February 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] A modernised N$15.67 million Utuseb Clinic was officially inaugurated earlier today (Tuesday). Before the establishment of the clinic, patients...

Welwitschia hospital ICU inaugurated

1 month - 25 February 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Welwitschia private hospital inaugurated its brand new N$30 million intensive care unit (ICU) on Tuesday. The hospital now has a 97-bed...

A 1000 lives at a...

1 month - 24 February 2020 | Health

Funds have been set aside by the Cancer Association of Namibia (CAN) to screen more than 1000 patients in 2020. According to CAN, the 1...

Nuwe wiele vir gesondheid

1 month - 19 February 2020 | Health

Swakopmund • [email protected] Die Amerikaanse ambassade in Namibië het ses Toyota Hilux bakkies vir die ministerie van gesondheid en maatskaplike dienste beskikbaar gestel.Die voertuie...

Precautionary steps against coronavirus

1 month - 11 February 2020 | Health

Port captain Lukas Kufuna issued a memorandum advising ship captains, ship agents, shore skippers and skippers of health advisory measures introduced to prevent the spread...

Suspected coronavirus case sends Namibians...

1 month - 01 February 2020 | Health

Swakopmund The executive director of the ministry of health Ben Nagombe confirmed that no coronavirus case has been reported in the country.He said that...

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