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COVID-19: Namibia records 151 new cases and 20 deaths

Written by Suzith Tjitaura on 20 January 2022

WINDHOEK, 20 JAN (NAMPA) – Health and Social Services Minister, Dr Kalumbi Shangula, has announced that Namibia on Wednesday recorded 151 new COVID-19 cases and 20 deaths, bringing total deaths in the country to 3 884.
In the daily update issued Thursday, Shangula said the new cases formed part of 1 737 results and represented a 8.9 per cent positivity ratio, with a sex distribution of 86 females and 65 males aged between five months and 109 years.
The Otjozondjupa Region recorded the highest number of case ...


Mboma and Masilingi to compete in 200m this weekend

Written by Hesron Kapanga on 20 January 2022

WINDHOEK, 20 JAN (NAMPA) – Namibia’s Olympic Games silver medallist Christine Mboma and her counterpart Beatrice Masilingi will set the track on fire in the 200 metre (m) sprint at the Athletics Namibia (AN) Grand Prix this weekend.
AN will be hosting its second Grand Prix of the season on Friday and Saturday at the Independence Stadium, with 10 athletic clubs currently registered to compete.
In an interview with Nampa on Thursday, Henk Botha the coach of sensational young sprinters Mboma and Masilingi said ...

Gladiators begin preparations for AWCON

WINDHOEK, 18 JAN (NAMPA) – Namibia’s senior national women’s football team, the Brave Gladiators, have begun their preparations in Windhoek for the 2022 Africa Women Cup of Nations scheduled for Morocco. (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

COVID-19 vaccination campaign for tourism launched

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