CORONA VIRUS WATCH

Red Cross partners ZITF in Covid-19 vaccination drive

The Zimbabwe Red Cross Society (ZRCS) has partnered with the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) to provide free health and first aid services with the organisation providing Covid-19 vaccinations at this year’s edition of the annual business showcase. The Herald …



Zimbabwe records 60 deaths

Mirriam Madiye Features Writer With the country battling the Covid -19 pandemic, there is spike in infection and mortality rates. As at July 28, the country recorded 60 deaths bringing the total of Covid- 19 deaths to 3 340 since the start of the pandemic early last year to date. According to the Ministry of […] The Herald …


Local expertise to anchor national development

Fungi Kwaramba Political Editor The Government will continue engaging local investors in the rebuilding of the country as they have demonstrated that the development of the nation can be done using local resources and skills. Speaking after several companies including contractors in the Harare-Beitbridge Road construction made donations running into millions of the greenback at […] The Herald …


Non-essential travel to Harare from Chitungwiza, Norton prohibited

Mukudzei Chingwere Herald Reporter Chitungwiza and Norton residents will only be allowed to travel into Harare City if they can show they are providing an essential service or for humanitarian reasons since the inter-city travel ban now includes all travel between any urban authorities. A strict definition of the term “intercity travel” was gazetted by […] The Herald …


Zimbabwe records 34 Covid-19 deaths

Mirriam Madiye Features Writer Covid-19 deaths continue to rise with Zimbabwe recording deaths. According to the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC), the country recorded 60 227 confirmed cases, 1 973 deaths and 42 330 recoveries as at July 7. The 34 deaths are from Harare, Bulawayo, Manicaland, Mashonaland South, Mashonaland West, Midlands and […] The Herald …


Covdi-19 deaths, infections increase

The number of Covid-19 deaths recorded in Zimbabwe yesterday increased significantly to 33 as the country continues to battle the third wave of infections which has seen active cases rise to 12 597 from 775 on June 1. The Herald …



Let’s continue wearing face masks

Muchaneta Chimuka Senior Reporter Some Zimbabweans are shunning wearing face masks which are highly recommended as one of the non- pharmaceutical Covid-19 prevention measures. Others are also not practising social distancing in public spaces, the complacency is worrying. A survey by The Herald over the past two weeks proved that many people in both urban […] The Herald …


Zim records 3 more Covid -19’s deaths

Mirriam Madiye Features writer Zimbabwe recorded three new Covid -19 deaths as at May 13. According to the Ministry of Health and Child Care (MOHCC), the country recorded 38 491 confirmed cases, 1 582 deaths and 36 286 recoveries as at May 13. The 3 deaths are from Harare, Mashonaland East and Midlands provinces respectively. […] The Herald …