About Us

Who we are:

Oshakati Pharmacy Group is made up of five community (retail) pharmacies, namely Oshakati Pharmacy, Cuvelai Pharmacy, Medicine 2000.   All are located in Oshana Region, in Norther Namibia. There also two associated companies namely Medical Exports Namibia (Medex) in Ongwediva, and Etaka Agricultural and Veterinary Supplies (Etaka Agvet) in Epalela (Omusati Region).

Our History

Oshakati Pharmacy was the first pharmacy in the current group and  was established in 1985 in Oshakati, in the region then known as Oshana. It was the first community pharmacy in North Western Namibia, bringing much needed services to the area. It has since opened several other branches in the area with the same aim and goal to serve the community.

Vision, Mission and Values

Our Vision

To become the benchmark for Quality and Professional Services in Health, Veterinary & Agriculture Services in our community, nation and abroad.

Our Mission

To improve the health and wellness of our communities through engaging experiences that provide our customers with the best products, services and advice to meet their unique needs.

Our Values

Customer Always Comes First, Excellence, Passion, Innovation, Honesty & Integrity, Diversity & Non-discrimination, Respect, Reliability and Teamwork

Our Commitment

Treat you with dignity and respect Attend to your needs and concerns Provide you with the highest quality of care free from all forms of discrimination

At Oshakati Pharmacy Group, we strongly believe that a large part of the quantum of our success is measured by the amount of work we are able to do for the society. Some of the ways in which we try to make a difference in other people’s lives are:

Corporate Social Responsibility

Contribution to Community Events

We recognise and appreciate the role our community plays in keeping us in service, and also do our bit to support events in our local communities. We have participated and/or supported several events in our communities and pledge to keep doing so, for as long as the resources are available.

Events we have supported include:

  • Empowerment conferences
  • Local traditional festivals,
  • Trade Fairs & Trade Expos
  • Sporting events etc.

Supporting Community Members

We have done our utmost to meet the needs of individuals, so they can also contribute to the general development of our community.

Developing Capacity Amongst Farmers

Veterinary and Agriculture is a major part of our business.
Through our subsidiary company – Etaka Agvet in Epalela, (Omusati Region), we assist the Olushandja Farming Community by helping to fulfil their needs