COVID-19: Residents told to be vigilant ahead of re-opening of borders

By ZBC Reporter RESIDENTS of Matabeleland south have been urged to be extra vigilant to avoid contracting the deadly COVID-19 as the province readies to open its major ports of…

WHO:’More data needed on AstraZeneca’s Covid vaccine trials’

Scientists from the University of Oxford and the World Health Organization said yesterday that more data will be needed from Astrazeneca’s corona virus vaccine trials to determine the drug’s safety…

Government takes Covid-19 awareness campaign to Tsholotsho

By Innocent Nxumalo The surge in local Covid-19 cases has prompted the government and its partners to undertake awareness campaigns for the benefit of communities in border lying areas. Porous…

Covid-19: Chinhoyi High School closes as 57 test positive

By ZBC Reporter Chinhoyi High School has been closed after 57 students tested positive for COVID-19. Mashonaland West Acting Provincial Medical Director, Dr Gift Masoja confirmed the positive cases, while…

Government moves to tighten noose on Covid-19 cases

THE government has laid out COVID-19 preventive measures in boarding schools, while enforcement of regulations will be tightened in the wake of a surge in new cases. Within the past…

Covid-19: ‘Vaccination will be required to fly’

By BBC News International air travellers will in the future need to prove they have been vaccinated against Covid-19 in order to board Australian Qantas flights, the airline says. The…

Mask up Covid-19 is still here- WHO

By Janet Munyaka Concern has been raised over the recent sharp increase in Covid-19 infections in Zimbabwe during the past 25 days, with the country recording one thousand new cases…

COVID: SA records 2 646 new cases

South Africa has recorded 2 thousand 646 new covid-19 cases, bringing the national positive total to 765 thousand 409. Gauteng province still has the most cases provincially, accounting for 30…

Pfizer and BioNTech request emergency authorization from FDA for Covid vaccine

Pfizer and BioNTech have applied for an emergency use authorization of the coronavirus vaccine from the Food and Drug Administration, on Friday. “Filing in the U.S. represents a critical milestone…

Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for COVID-19, says spokesman

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Donald Trump Jr., the son of U.S. President Donald Trump, tested positive for COVID-19 this week, although he is experiencing no symptoms, according to his spokesman.Trump Jr.…