Malaria

Increase in malaria cases reported in Kavango East and West regions

by editor1 / Jun 13, 2018 / 0 comments

The Kavango East and West regions have experienced an increase in malaria cases.

Government to increase early surveillance of malaria to rural areas

by editor1 / Apr 19, 2018 / 0 comments

Namibia is to embark on an integrated community case management program for treatment of malaria to supplement the overall national strategy.

Indoor Residual Spraying campaign launched in Kavango West

by editor1 / Oct 01, 2017 / 0 comments

The Kavango West Region accounted for 80 percent of Malaria cases in the country last year, as such the Health and Social Services Minister Bernard Haufiku found it fitting to launch the Indoor Residual Spray (IRS) campaign in that region.

Health minister announces cooperation on malaria prevention with Angola

by editor1 / Jul 13, 2017 / 0 comments

The Namibian government plans to revive its working relationship with Angola in efforts to fight malaria.

Kamwi urges SADC countries to aggressively fight malaria

by editor1 / May 17, 2017 / 0 comments

-SADC counties prone to malaria outbreaks have been urged to immediately start putting up aggressive treatment and control measures to fight any threat of the epidemic.

Namibia and Zambia hold joint malaria commemoration at Sesheke

by editor1 / Apr 26, 2017 / 0 comments

-Namibia and Zambia held a joint international malaria commemoration at Sesheke in Zambia on Tuesday

WHO monitors effectiveness of malaria drugs

by editor1 / Apr 18, 2017 / 0 comments

-The World Health Organisation is monitoring the effectiveness of malaria drugs to guarantee its efficacy.

Health Minister to assess malaria situation in Ohangwena

by editor1 / Mar 24, 2017 / 0 comments

-The Minister of Health and Social Services will visit the Ohangwena region on Friday to assess the malaria situation there.

Ministry of Health reports over 300 malaria cases in Kavango East this week

by editor1 / Mar 08, 2017 / 0 comments

-More than 300 suspected malaria cases have been reported in the Kavango East Region this past week with 64 treated as serious cases.

Malaria drug also prevents STDs

by editor / Mar 03, 2017 / 0 comments
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-A drug given to pregnant women in 35 countries worldwide to protect against malaria, has been shown to prevent common Sexually Transmitted Disease, STDs.

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