CORONA VIRUS WATCH

Concern over illegal transporters

Mukudzei Chingwere Herald Reporter THE Government has expressed concern over illegal public transporters saying it is increasing surveillance and enforcement of the law. Illegal commuter omnibus crews continue playing a cat and mouse game with police and appear unwilling to register under the Zimbabwe United Passenger Company (Zupco) franchise as required by Government. Speaking at […] The Herald …


Zim reports five more Covid deaths

Boitumelo Makhurane BULAWAYO BUREAU THE country has reported five more Covid-19 related deaths and 62 new cases on Tuesday bringing the total number of cases to 38 164. The vaccination programme is continuing countrywide with 433 939 people having been vaccinated against Covid-19 as of Tuesday.   A total of 370 676 people received the first […] The Herald …


More than 288 000 people vaccinated

Michelle Nyanzira Bulawayo Bureau MORE than 288 000 people have been vaccinated against Covid-19 from different healthcare centres countrywide. This comes as Zimbabwe recorded one death and 16 Covid-19 cases on Monday. The death was reported in Matabeleland South province. All of the 16 cases are local transmissions and Bulawayo and Harare recorded the highest […] The Herald …


Covid-19 vaccination centres now available in Chitungwiza

Muchaneta Chimuka Senior Writer CHITUNGWIZA Municipality’s City Health Department is now providing Covid -19 vaccinations for frontline workers and vulnerable residents. The vulnerable groups including those with chronic conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, heart, lung and liver conditions are among other people getting first priority as roll out continues. All front line workers such as […] The Herald …



Where to get your Covid-189 jab in Harare

Muchaneta Chimuka  Senior Reporter Do you want to get your first Covid-19 vaccination jab? Are you a resident of Harare and over the age of 18? Do you have a chronic health condition? If your answer is yes, then read below. The City of Harare recently decentralised Covid-19 vaccination sites meaning residents wishing to get […] The Herald …


Third wave threat: Nightclubs main culprits in risky behaviour

Nqobile Tshili Bulawayo Bureau RISKY behaviour observed during the Easter holiday could invite a third wave of Covid-19 infections in the country due to non-compliance to prevention measures, especially by nightclub proprietors and patrons. During the holiday, Chronicle observed that there was rampant violation of Covid-19 prevention measures with some members of the public converging […] The Herald …


‘Economic revival deserving of thanksgiving’

Farirai Machivenyika Senior Reporter The service for the President’s Special National Day of Thanksgiving took place at State House in Harare yesterday with President Mnangagwa and representatives of a broad spectrum of religious organisations present, and with the peace and unity prevailing in Zimbabwe and the economic revival being held up as deserving of thanksgiving. […] The Herald …


Westerhof urges Zimbabweans to get Covid-19 jab

Roselyne Sachiti Features, Health and Society Editor People Living with HIV representative on the National AIDS Council Board Tendayi Westerhof has urged Zimbabweans to take the Covid-19 Sinopharm jab. Westerhof who is also National Director Pan African Positive Women’s Coalition –Zimbabwe who received her first Sinopharm jab in Harare on Monday said it is important […] The Herald …