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Preparedness, surveillance and response

18 dead in Namibia malaria outbreak

An outbreak of malaria blamed on flooding has left at least 18 people dead in northern Namibia. The outbreak is in the region bordering Angola and Zambia and it is the worst in recent years with the epicentre in the regions of Kavango East, Kavango West, Ohanwena, Omusati, Oshana and Zambesi with around 12,000 cases reported

May 8, 2017
CajNewsAfrica

More than 7,000 cases of malaria have been reported in northern regions of Namibia

More than 7,000 cases of malaria have been reported in northern regions of Namibia, so far this year. The Kavango, Zambesi and Ohangwena regions are most affected

March 15, 2017
NBC Namibia
March 14, 2017
Xinhuanet, Livefeeds.net

Health Minister announces malaria outbreak in northern Namibia

In Namibia, the Health and Social Services Minister announced ‘there has been an outbreak of malaria in the north of the country’ with the Kavango East and West regions being the hardest hit so far, with 3,881 cases reported and it has already claimed thirteen lives

March 8, 2017
NBC.na, Xinhuanet, Nan.ng, NBC.na