With the arrival of the first batch of COVID-19 vaccines in Namibia, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of International Relations, Netumbo Nandi-Ndaitwah at the event called on Namibians to get vaccinated to help prevent the further spread of COVID-19. China has donated 100 000 doses of its Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine to Namibia. Nandi-Ndaitwah said it is imperative for the identified target populations to get vaccinated in efforts to manage the virus and revive the economy.