Geingob undergoes routine medical checkup

Hage Geingob

President Hage Geingob on Monday morning underwent routine colonoscopy and gastroscopy tests at a local hospital, the Office of the Presidency said.

“The procedure was a follow-up to his annual medical checkup,” presidential spokesperson Alfredo Hengari said.

Hengari said that Geingob advised Namibians to undertake routine medical checkups in light of the importance of early detection and prevention of potential diseases.

“The tests on president Geingob lasted for two hours, following which the president returned to his residence,” Hengari said.

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