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COVID-19 causes shortage of truck drivers

Contributed by NAMPA.

WINDHOEK, 08 APR (NAMPA) - There are not enough qualified drivers for trucks that are supposed to deliver essential goods to Namibia as some drivers have been quarantined and others are afraid to travel due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
This was said by Executive Director at the Trans-Kalahari Corridor Secretariat, Leslie Mpofu, at the COVID-19 Information Centre in Windhoek on Wednesday during a panel discussion on the challenges the transport sector faces during the lockdown enforced to fight the outbre ...