Health Alerts

07/September/2018
Labelling of Prepackaged Foods Regulations
The Ministry of Health & Wellness wishes to remind all food manufacturers, packers, distributors, importers, exporters and suppliers in regards to compliance with Botswana’s Labelling of Prepackaged Foods Regulations. Read more...
14/September/2018
Cholera Outbreak
Cholera outbreaks have been reported in our neighboring country Zimbabwe. The Gorvernment of Zimbabwe declared Read more...
09/May/2018
Ebola/Viral Heamorragic Fever Outbreak in DRC
The public is notified that Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has declared a new EBOLA Virus Disease Outbreak following confirmation of 17 Ebola related deaths in 21 suspected cases on 8th May 2018. Read more...
Anthrax Outbreak
The public is notified about the emergence of Anthrax infection in Namibia which has affected and caused death to more than 100 hippos.
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Zika Virus-MoH on high alert
Zika Virus Disease is considered a Public Health emergency. There have been reports of an outbreak of Zika Virus in the Central and Southern America and recently in Africa; Cape Verde and South Africa recently recorded a case.
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