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Full Name: Dr. Kalumbi Shangula
Our Minister:
Hon. Dr. Kalumbi Shangula:The Minister of Health and Social Services in the Republic of Namibia
Biodata
Born On Etilyasa, Omusati Region, the 3rd among ten siblings
Schooling::
Completed Matriculation at Ongwediva High School
Qualifications:
MD(Moscow);MSc(Med) London; DPh (London); MBA (Maastricht)
Experience:
  • Plan Chief of Medical Services
  • Medical Superintendent
  • Regional Health Director
  • Executive Director of the Ministry of Health and Social Services
  • Private Medical Practitioner
  • Assistant Pro-Vice Chancellor, UNAM
  • Past Chairman of SWAPO Party Think Tank
  • Director of Public and Private Companies
  • Secretary of SWAPO Party Central Committee and Congresses
  • Minister of Health and Social Services

Hobbies:
Soccer
Tennis
Boxing and Reading

Full Name:
Ms. Juliet Vatjizaiye Kavetuna
The Deputy Minister:
Hon. Juliet Kavetuna : The Deputy Minister of Health and Social Services in the Republic of Namibia
Biodata:
Born On Otjiwarongo, Otjozondjupa Region
Schooling::
Started Sub A to Std. 5 at Spes Bona Primary School 1980 – 1987; Attended Otjikoto Secondary School in Tsumeb 1987 – 1990; Matriculated in Okakarara Secondary School 1991 – 1994; Post School Training and Qualifications in: Project Planning by IMLT; Monitoring and Evaluation by UNICEF; Researched on the Social and Social and Cultural Aspects of HIV/AIDS; Lower Certificate in Public Administration from Polytechnic of Namibia; Four Year Diploma in Comprehensive Nursing Sciences; Post Graduate Specialized Diploma in Gender and Development Studies; Master Degree ( Gender) ; Studying towards Master in Public Management and Policy Planning
Qualifications:
Receptionist at Cash Trade Wholesalers 1994 – 1995; Project Leader of the San Poverty Alleviation Project in Tsumkwe 1995; Regional Development Planner for the Food For Work Programme in Otjozondjupa Region 1996 – 2001; Professional Registered Nurse at Roman Catholic Hospital 2005; Head Community Development Officer at Otjiwarongo Municipality 2005; Secretary General of National Youth Council of Namibia 2006 -2008.
Experience:
1994 – 1995: Receptionist at Cash Trade Wholesalers
1995: Project Leader of the San Poverty Alleviation Project in Tsumkwe
1996 – 2001:Regional Development Planner for the Food For Work Programme in Otjozondjupa Region
2005: Professional Registered Nurse at Roman Catholic Hospital
2005: Head Community Development Officer at Otjiwarongo Municipality
2006: Secretary General of National Youth Council of Namibia
2006 – Date:Volunteer Nurse for Youth Friendly Reproductive Services
2008: Member of Parliament
2010: Chairperson of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Human Resources, Social and Community Development
2012 - Date Deputy Minister of Youth, National Service, Sport and Culture
Hobbies:
Watching Television
Sport
Debating
Singing

Full Name:
Mr. Ben Nangombe
The Executive Director:
Mr. Ben Nangombe: The Executive Director of Ministry of Health & Social Services in the Republic of Namibia
Profile of Ben Nangombe:

Ben Nangombe is Namibian civil servant, currently serving as Executive Director of the Ministry of Health and Social Services. His previous senior management and executive roles include serving as Deputy Permanent Secretary: Executive Policy Services and Media Liaison in the Office of the President (Namibia), as well as Director: Research and Media Liaison in the Presidency.

He is a holder of a Master of Public Policy and Administration, B Juris and LLB (Honours) degrees among others. He has extensive experience in the Public Service sector in the areas of Policy Analysis, Strategic Planning, Performance Management, Policy Research, Legal Research and Analysis as well as Change Management to name a few.

His broad and extensive exposure of over 24 years to the operations of government and public service departments at the highest level, especially in the Executive Branch as well as interactions in the public policy space nationally, regionally and internationally represent strong skill sets, vital to the operations of the Ministry of Health and Social Services. He assumed the post of Executive Director in August 2018.


Hobbies:
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HONOURABLE MINISTER

Hon. Dr. Kalumbi Shangula

Tel: +264 61-203 2003 / 2005

Fax: +264 61-231784

Windhoek, Namibia

Email: PA.Minister@mhss.gov.na


HONOURABLE DEPUTY MINISTER

Hon. Ms. Juliet V. Kavetuna

Tel: +264 61-203 2010 / 2404

Fax: +264 61-222305

Windhoek, Namibia

Email: D.MinisterPA@mhss.gov.na


EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Mr. Ben T. Nangombe

Tel: +264 61-203 2019 / 20

Fax: +264 61-304145

Windhoek, Namibia

Email: ED.Office@mhss.gov.na

 

DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Office of the Executive Director

Ms. Petronella H. Masabane

Tel: +264 61-203 2600

Fax: +264 61-304145

Windhoek, Namibia

Email: Petronella.Masabane@mhss.gov.na

 

DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Department: Policy Development and Resources Management

Ms. Bertha Katjivena

Tel: +264 61-203 2030

Fax: +264 61-304145

Windhoek, Namibia

Email: Bertha.Katjivena@mhss.gov.na

 

CHIEF MEDICAL SUPERINTENDENT & ACTING DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR

Dr. Dawid I. /Uirab

Tel: +264 61-203 2016

Fax: +264 61-304145

Windhoek, Namibia

Email: Dawid.Uirab@mhss.gov.na

 


INTERIM PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER:

Ms. Manga Libita

Telephone: +264 61 203 2054

Fax: +264 61 229 225

Windhoek, Namibia