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COVID-19: Namibia records 109 new cases and six deaths

Written by Suzith Tjitaura on 24 January 2022

WINDHOEK, 24 JAN (NAMPA) – Health and Social Services Minister, Dr Kalumbi Shangula, has announced that Namibia on Sunday recorded 109 new COVID-19 cases and six deaths, bringing the total number of deaths in the country to 3 920.
In the daily update issued on Monday, Shangula said the new cases formed part of 1 814 results and represented a 6.0 per cent positivity ratio, with a sex distribution of 56 females and 53 males aged between seven months and 93 years.
The Khomas Region recorded the highest number ...


Man dies after being stabbed in Tsumeb

Written by Suzith Tjitaura on 24 January 2022

WINDHOEK, 24 JAN (NAMPA) – The police in Tsumeb in the Oshikoto Region are investigating a case of murder after a 45-year-old man was allegedly stabbed to death.
The Namibian Police Force’s weekend crime report, issued on Sunday, said the deceased was identified as Herold Nawatiseb and his next of kin are aware of his death.
The report said Nawatiseb was found around 05h00 on Saturday with a stab wound on the right side of his stomach in the Nomtsoub residential area.
He was declared dead by a doctor at ...

Venaani, Geingob pay tribute to Kaura

WINDHOEK, 23 JAN (NAMPA) – President Hage Geingob and leader of the official opposition, McHenry Venaani, have both expressed shock and sadness over the death of former Democratic Turnhalle Alliance (DTA) leader Katuutire Kaura. (Video by Lydia Pitiri)

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