Namibia has recorded 48 new coronavirus infections and 59 recoveries from the virus, health and social services minister Kalumbi Shangula said on Saturday.
Windhoek reported 18 newly confirmed infections, followed by Oshakati with 17, four at Engela, and two each at Tsumeb and Swakopmund. At Rundu, Omuthiya, Otjiwarongo, Gobabis and Mariental each one new infection was reported.
Of the recoveries, 53 are from the Khomas region, while the Erongo, //Kharas, and Zambezi regions each recorded two recoveries.
The country has so far had 12 263 confirmed coronavirus infections, 131 deaths linked to Covid-19 and 10 419 recoveries from the virus, and now has 1 713 active infections.