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).
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
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
Through our subsidiary company – Etaka Agvet in Epalela, (Omusati Region), we assist the Olushandja Farming Community by helping to fulfil their needs