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Insurers face Covid claims test

THE tourism and hospitality sector in both Namibia and South Africa is facing a crisis, with financial losses deepened due to insurance companies’ rejection or delay of business-interruption insurance claims related to the Covid-19 pandemic.

When it comes to larger claims in Namibia, several insurers are fighting hard to limit the amounts and indemnity period for which they are liable.

Journalist Linda de Jager (LDJ) spoke to the vice president of the International Insurance Law Association, Birgit Kuschke (BK), who is a professor in mercantile law at the University of Pretoria in South Africa, to shed light on this issue.

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