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Health minister outlines Covid-19 response

4 days ago - 01 December 2020 | Health

The minister of health and social services Dr Kalumbi Shangula, highlighted various measures put in place at the 20th Covid-19 briefing. Shangula said that Covid-19 laboratory testing capacity has increased significantly. “As a result, the...

Clinic in the centre of town

4 days ago - 01 December 2020 | Health

Advertorial Swakopmunder Baby and Wellness Clinic opened its doors on 1 June 2019. The clinic is located in Sam Nujoma Avenue, a block away from its associate company, Swakopmunder Apotheke. The clinic is an “in...

Hepatitis-E slows down

1 week ago - 28 November 2020 | Health

Windhoek • [email protected] No new hepatitis-E fatalities have been reported in Namibia since 3 March, when the death toll stood at 65.The Covid-19 pandemic has seen a significant increase in handwashing and improved sanitation...

Four new cases for Erongo

2 weeks ago - 20 November 2020 | Health

The Erongo region recorded four new Covid-19 cases from Walvis Bay and Swakopmund in addition to three recoveries. The minister of health Kalumbi Shangula announced 44 new (30 males and 14 females) cases from 830...

Covid death recorded at Omaruru

2 weeks ago - 18 November 2020 | Health

The Erongo region recorded one Covid-19 death, no new cases and 40 recoveries. Health minister Kalumbi Shangula announced 11 new Covid-19 cases, 297 recoveries as well as two deaths on Tuesday afternoon. Shangula said...

Miracle baby

2 weeks ago - 18 November 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] Gabrielle Mirabelle Carolissen was born at 23 weeks on 8 June 2020, weighing only 540 grams. She is the youngest...

Erongo records three new Covid cases

2 weeks ago - 17 November 2020 | Health

Health minister Kalumbi Shangula announced 47 new Covid-19 cases from 647 tests, along with 162 recoveries that translates into 6.9% positivity ratio, which is within...

Seven new Covid cases for Erongo

2 weeks ago - 15 November 2020 | Health

The minister of health and social services, Dr. Kalumbi Shangula, announced 77 Covid-19 positive cases obtained from 1079 tested samples. The Erongo region reported seven...

Senior loses life to Covid-19

3 weeks ago - 12 November 2020 | Health

The minister of health and social services, Dr. Kalumbi Shangula, announced 53 new positive Covid-19 cases today. These were identified from 1 268 samples, presenting...

Single Covid case reported in Erongo

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2020 | Health

Health minister Kalumbi Shangula announced 81 Covid-19 recoveries and 13 new cases. One of the newly reported cases is from the Erongo region. //Kharas reported...

N$193m earmarked for Covid-19 vaccine

3 weeks ago - 11 November 2020 | Health

Windhoek · [email protected] Namibia has earmarked around N$193 million for the Covax facility which it has joined to acquire the Covid-19 vaccine.Government envisages vaccinating...

No new Covid cases reported in Erongo

3 weeks ago - 10 November 2020 | Health

Health minister Kalumbi Shangula confirmed 29 new Covid-19 cases from 1066 samples tested, of which 17 are male and 12 female. Their ages range from...

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Two new cases for...

4 weeks ago - 05 November 2020 | Health

The minister of health Dr Kalumbi Shangula announced 44 new Covid-19 cases and 94 recoveries. He said that 729 results were received from the laboratories....

No new cases for Erongo...

1 month - 04 November 2020 | Health

The deputy minister of health and social services Esther Muinjangue, reported 18 new cases from 515 Covid-19 tested samples received from the labratories. Fourteen of...

Four new Covid cases reported...

1 month - 01 November 2020 | Health

Namibia recorded 53 confirmed Covid-19 positive cases. The minister of health and social services Kalumbi Shangula said that a total of 931 test results were...

No new Covid cases reported...

1 month - 31 October 2020 | Health

The executive director of the ministry of health and social services Ben Nangombe announced 49 new Covid-19 positive cases and 28 recoveries. Nangombe explained that...

Caring for children with...

1 month - 30 October 2020 | Health

Walvis Bay • [email protected] The Side by Side Early Intervention Centre hosted a one-day workshops in Walvis Bay and Swakopmund the past week. The...

Eight new Erongo cases

1 month - 29 October 2020 | Health

Deputy minister of health Eshter Muinjangue announced 52 new Covid-19 cases and 43 recoveries. Of the newly reported cases, 30 are female and 22 are...

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