Namibia's Ministry of Health and Social Services has revised the guidelines on COVID-19 isolation and quarantine

2 July 2022
Ben Nangombe, Executive Director of the Ministry of Health and Social Services, said in a statement on Wednesday that the duration of isolation for COVID-19 positive cases for people who are asymptomatic or have the mild disease has been reduced from 10 days to 5 days.
In terms of quarantine, Nangombe said the quarantine period for contact cases and suspected cases is hereby reduced from 7 days to 5 days.
According to the health ministry, Namibia's number of active cases is now pegged at 572 of which 43 cases are currently hospitalized in 11 regions with four cases in ICU.