A heatwave is currently sweeping across the Southern African Development Community region, and there are fears that temperatures will reach above 40° Celsius. The chief forecaster of the Namibia Meteorological Service, Odillo Kgobetsi said to Future Media News, the heatwave conditions will persist over the interior of Namibia. He added that the heatwave will continue into the weekend. Kgobesti noted that the temperatures at places will be in excess of 40° Celsius in the places from the far north to the south.