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COVID-19: Namibia records 130 new cases, five deaths

Written by Maria Kandjungu on 10 April 2021

WINDHOEK, 10 APR (NAMPA) – Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula on Saturday announced that the country recorded 130 new COVID-19 positive cases and five deaths.
The deaths were reported from the Oshakati, Windhoek, Omaruru and Outapi districts.
Shangula noted that the new positive cases were identified from 1 593 results received from labs in the last 24 hours, representing an 8 per cent positivity ratio.
The gender distribution of the cases is 71 female and 59 male ranging from a t ...


Geingob breaks ground for Chief Kutako’s homestead shrine and museum

Written by Elvi Haihambo on 10 April 2021

AMINIUS, 10 APR (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob on Friday presided over the groundbreaking ceremony marking the official kick-off for the construction of a homestead shrine and memorial museum for the late Chief Hosea Kutako in Toasis village in the Aminius Constituency.
The shrine and memorial museum will be constructed at the historic chief’s homestead in remembrance of his heroic role towards Namibia’s struggle for independence.
The decision to construct a national monument for Kutako was taken during t ...

Geingob inaugurates NamRa

WINDHOEK, 07 APR (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob on Wednesday inaugurated the Namibia Revenue Agency (NamRa) aimed to transform revenue administration in an effective and efficient manner. (Video by: Josephina Simeon) NAMPA TV

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