MEDIA RELEASE - SUBJECT: NAMIBIAN STUDENTS IN CHINA, 16 FEBRUARY 2020
There have been several inaccurate reports in the local media in recent weeks on Namibian students in China, in light of the Corona Virus Disease-2019 (COVID19) outbreak (formerly referred to as the novel Corona Virus 2019 (nCoV-19). In this context, the Ministry of International Relations and Cooperation (MIRCO) would like to state the following facts. There are currently five hundred (500) Namibians studying in China. Of these, twenty-seven (27) live in Wuhan, Hubei Province.