National response strategy to Covid-19 successful: President

By Oleen Ndori IN the spirit of leaving no one behind government remains committed to fighting the Covid-19 pandemic and ensuring a vaccinated world. Addressing the dialogue on Covid-19 pandemic…

Africa faces 470 million COVID-19 vaccine shortfall in 2021: WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) says Africa faces almost 500 million doses short of the global year-end target of fully vaccinating 40% of its population. This comes as the COVAX…

Here’s what you need to know about the coronavirus right now

Sept 22 (Reuters) – : Biden pledges new vaccine donations President Joe Biden will push world leaders on Wednesday to do more to curb the pandemic, and announce a U.S.…

WATCH: Bulawayo on course to achieve herd immunity

ARVE Error: Mode: lazyload not available (ARVE Pro not active?), switching to normal mode THE COVID-19 vaccination drive is progressing well with Bulawayo on course to achieve herd immunity. The…

COVID-19 sends northern Chinese city into semi-shutdown

BEIJING, Sept 22 (Reuters) – China’s northeastern city of Harbin, population 10 million, went into semi-shutdown after reporting new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases for the first time since early February.…

President extends Lockdown by two weeks

By ZBC Reporter The President Cde Emmerson Mnangagwa ha extended the Level 2 COVID-19 Lockdown by a further two weeks under the same conditions. In a statement,the President noted the…

Covid: US opens up to fully vaccinated travellers

The US is easing its coronavirus travel restrictions, re-opening to passengers from the UK, EU and other nations. From November, foreign travellers will be allowed to fly into the US…

Artisanal miners get Covid-19 vaccination at mobile sites

By Abigirl Tembo AS part of ensuring no one is left behind in the Covid-19 vaccination programme, the Ministry of Health and Child Care is availing the exercise to the…

SA records 331 COVID-19-related deaths in the past 24 hours

SOUTH Africa has recorded 331 new COVID-19-related deaths in the past 24 hours. The total related fatalities now stand at 85 779. The country also reports a further 4 215…

Covid-19 hospitalisation cases decline

By ZBC Reporter THE COVID-19 burden on the health care system is easing in light of the decrease in the number of cases in the country. This comes as government…