Government ignores travel industry

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases # INFECTED: 1,032 # ACTIVE: 999 # DECEASED: 2 # RECOVERED: 31 # TESTED: 16,305 With its silence to the re-opening of borders the government risks the collapse the travel industry. This was declared today by the umbrella association Fenata in a...

First COVID-19 death

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases # INFECTED: 667 # ACTIVE: 642 # DECEASED: 1 # RECOVERED: 25 # TESTED: 12,789 116 days after the first confirmed corona case in Namibia, the virus claimed its first death victim. As Health Minister Kalumbi Shangula announced today, it is a...

Travel ban for coastal cities

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases # INFECTED: 539 # ACTIVE: 514 # DECEASED: 0 # RECOVERED: 25 # TESTED: 11,834 Since 00.00 today, residents of Walvis Bay, Swakopmund and Arandis are not allowed to leave their town. Visiting these towns is also prohibited. This was announced by...

Number of Corona cases ballooning

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases # INFECTED: 350 # ACTIVE: 325 # DECEASED: 0 # RECOVERED: 25 # TESTED: 10,283 The number of confirmed cases of corona infections almost tripled in just one week. Health Minister Kalumbi Shangula has announced 154 new infections in the past four...

Government insists on quarantine

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases # INFECTED: 196 # ACTIVE: 172 # DECEASED: 0 # RECOVERED: 24 # TESTED: 8,913 The government of Namibia is insisting for the time being that during stage 4 of the corona restrictions, each person entering the country must be quarantined for 14...

Dozens of new infections

Confirmed COVID-19 Cases # INFECTED: 121 # ACTIVE: 98 # DECEASED: 0 # RECOVERED: 22 # TESTED: 8,180 With the systematic testing of contact persons of known persons infected with Corona, the number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Namibia is increasing. Health Minister...