Erongo Governor says GBV is a blight on the good name of Namibia

by editor1 / Oct 08, 2020 / 0 comments

-Erongo Governor Neville Andre says gender-based violence (GBV) is a blight on the good name of Namibia, urging the public not to turn its back when women and children are being abused.

Erongo Health Directorate preparing to prevent outbreak of COVID-19 second wave

by editor1 / Oct 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Erongo Health Directorate says it is focusing on preventing an outbreak of the second wave of new COVID-19 infections.

Erongo launches an emergency operations centre toolkit

by editor1 / Sep 30, 2020 / 0 comments

-COVID-19 stigmatisation within the community of the Erongo Region is a cause for concern and this had led to many positive cases not wanting to go into self-isolation or at Government's isolation facilities.

Walvis Bay welcomes slowdown in reported COVID-19 cases

by editor1 / Sep 13, 2020 / 0 comments

-Walvis Bay, once a noted epicentre of the COVID-19 outbreak has shown a notable reduction in positive cases of late.

Erongo voters frustrated by long queues at registration points

by editor1 / Sep 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Long queues were experienced at most registration points in the Erongo Region since the supplementary registration of voters started.

Health Ministry wants intensified education campaign on stigmatisation in Erongo

by editor1 / Sep 05, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Education wants the Health Ministry to intensify its education campaign in Erongo on stigmatisation as part of the upcoming heritage week celebration.

Man commits suicide by drowning

by editor1 / Sep 01, 2020 / 0 comments

-A body of a 33-year-old man Elieser Tjipua Kamuserandu from Tulinawa location in Mondesa, was identified after he allegedly committed suicide by walking into the sea and drowned.

INTERVIEW | MVA's Sidney Boois on lifting of Erongo travel ban

by editor1 / Aug 29, 2020 / 0 comments
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MVA Fund

-Although the lifting of the travel ban in the Erongo Region was announced yesterday, no one will be allowed to leave the local authority areas of Walvis Bay, Swakopmund and Arandis until midnight, when the easing of lockdown measures come into effect.

COVID-19 isolation wards at Swakopmund district hospital almost full

by editor1 / Aug 17, 2020 / 0 comments

-COVID-19 Isolation wards at the Swakopmund district hospital are almost full.

Erongo set to spend over N$14 million on upgrading sewer and water pipelines

by editor1 / Aug 13, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Erongo Regional Council is set to spend over N$14 million on upgrading and construction of sewer and water pipelines at five settlements.