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Namibia’s COVID-19 cases increase

26 June 2020, 10:01 AM

Namibia COVID-19 cases increased from 32 to 90 in a week after a quiet period of about 45 days without a case.

Namibia shuts harbour town airport after two coronavirus infections

1 June 2020, 5:02 PM

The airport in the Namibian harbour town of Walvis Bay has closed after two residents tested positive for the coronavirus and the economic hub went into lockdown.


World Press Freedom Index ranks SA 4th in Africa, 31st worldwide

17 May 2020, 10:01 PM

The 2020 World Press Freedom Index has ranked South Africa fourth in Africa and 31st in the world.

Namibia’s President cuts ministers’ perks in coronavirus fight

15 May 2020, 10:21 PM

Namibia’s President Hage Geingob announced cost-cutting measures on Friday to save up to 200 million Namibian dollars ($10.80 million) as the country battles with the impact of the novel coronavirus.

Namibia reports first two cases of coronavirus, imposes travel ban

14 March 2020, 5:47 PM

Namibia is the latest in a growing list of sub-Saharan African countries to report their first cases of coronavirus.



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