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COVID-19: Namibia records 81 new cases

Written by Erasmus Shalihaxwe on 02 December 2021

WINDHOEK, 02 DEC (NAMPA) – Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula announced that Namibia on Wednesday recorded 81 new COVID-19 cases and no deaths.
In the daily update issued Thursday, Shangula said the new cases are part of 1 818 tested samples, representing a 4.5 per cent positivity ratio and had a gender distribution of 45 males and 36 females aged between 18 and 77 years.
The Khomas Region recorded the highest number at 66, followed by ||Kharas with five, Erongo four, Oshana three w ...


Namibia spends over N.dollars 200 million annually on ARVs

Written by Maria Kandjungu on 02 December 2021

OUTJO, 02 DEC (NAMPA) – The Namibian government spends over N.dollars 200 million every year to procure anti-retroviral medication, Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr Kalumbi Shangula, has revealed.
Shangula said this in his address at Outjo on Wednesday during the commemoration of World Aids Day, held under the theme ‘End Inequalities, End Aids, End Pandemics.’
He said this investment and other initiatives, along with support from developmental partners, has produced the required results of reduci ...

Norwich deny 10-man Newcastle first win of the season

Newcastle, United Kingdom, Nov 30, 2021 (AFP) - Teemu Pukki denied 10-man Newcastle a first win all season as Norwich earned a 1-1 draw at St James' Park on Tuesday, but wasted a huge chance to deepen the Magpies' relegation fears. (Video by George Hendricks) NAMPA TV

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× OTJIMUHAKA, 12 November 2021 - Ministry of Education together with the World Food Programme launched the National Home-Grown School Feeding Programme (HGSFP) at Otjimuhaka in the Kunene Region. (Photo: Contributed)

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× A man dressed up gives out candy canes before the start of the Christmas parade in Middleburg, Virginia on December 4, 2021. (Photo by ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS / AFP)

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× An aerial image shows the Principality of Sealand, some seven miles (11 kilometres) off the coast of southeast England, on September 16, 2021. - It's a hulking metal-and-concrete platform in the North Sea that has been run as an independent micronation in defiance of the UK government for the last 54 years. But even on Sealand, some seven miles (11 kilometres) off the coast of southeast England, visitors have to show a negative Covid test before being winched up onto the deck. (Photo by BEN STANSALL / AFP) / To go with AFP story by Anna MALPAS

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× Guarani's Marcelo Gonzalez (C) celebrates after scoring a penalty kick against Cerro Porteno during their Paraguayan Clausura tournament final football match at the Rogelio Livieres stadium in Asuncion, on December 4, 2021. (Photo by NORBERTO DUARTE / AFP)

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× WINDHOEK, 12 November 2021 - Namibia's senior netball player Nangulashi Kamutushi while in action against Kenya at the Wanderers Indoor Sport Field in Windhoek during the 2021 Africa Netball Cup. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× An aerial image shows the Principality of Sealand, some seven miles (11 kilometres) off the coast of southeast England, on September 16, 2021. - It's a hulking metal-and-concrete platform in the North Sea that has been run as an independent micronation in defiance of the UK government for the last 54 years. But even on Sealand, some seven miles (11 kilometres) off the coast of southeast England, visitors have to show a negative Covid test before being winched up onto the deck. (Photo by BEN STANSALL / AFP) / To go with AFP story by Anna MALPAS

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× WINDHOEK, 12 November 2021 - Namibia's senior netball player Nangulashi Kamutushi in (white) while in action against Kenya at the Wanderers Indoor Sport Field in Windhoek during the 2021 Africa Netball Cup. (Photo by: Hesron Kapanga) NAMPA

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× (211204) -- LJUBLJANA, Dec. 4, 2021 (Xinhua) -- Christmas lights and decorations are seen in Ljubljana, Slovenia, Dec. 3, 2021. Ljubljana has entered the Christmas and New Year festive season with Christmas lights switched on. (Photo by Zeljko Stevanic/Xinhua)