Covid-19: Pres Mnangagwa extends lock down by 2 weeks

By ZBC Reporter ARVE Error: Mode: lazyload not available (ARVE Pro not active?), switching to normal mode PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced an extension of the lockdown period by a…

South Africa eases coronavirus lockdown

By Al Jazeera Government allowing some industries to reopen after lockdown plunged its struggling economy deeper into turmoil. South Africa has started to gradually loosen its strict coronavirus lockdown, allowing…

AU mobilises US$88.5 million to fight COVID-19

By ZBC Reporter THE African Union has raised US$88.5 million to fight against coronavirus while measures have been adopted to contain the spread of the virus and to mitigate the…

India donates medicines worth US$ 2 million to fight COVID-19

By Janet Munyaka THE first consignment of essential medicines that are critical in the care and management of COVID-19 patients worth 400 hundred thousand United States dollars donated by the…

Masvingo COVID-19 hotspots disinfected

By Josephine Mugiyo THE Masvingo Provincial Covid-19 taskforce has launched a fumigation programme targeting hotspots in the province. The fumigation programme started at hotspots in Masvingo’s central business district, mainly…

Malaria patient tests COVID-19 positive at Parirenyatwa hospital

By ZBC Reporter Parirenyatwa Group of Hospitals discovered that a malaria patient is COVID-19 positive forcing the hospital to activate the COVID-19 rapid response team as well as taking several…

Government raises concern over sprouting “COVID-19 clinics”

By ZBC Reporter GOVERNMENT has raised concern over the sprouting of private facilities which are being erected as “COVID-19 clinics as most of them have not been officially registered or…

COVID-19: What sporting events are affected by the pandemic?

AS the virus spreads across the globe, sports bodies are cancelling or postponing events. The outbreak of the novel coronavirus, which as of April 26 has killed more than 203,000…

COVID-19: Italy to loosen lockdown from May 4

Italy move comes as countries around the world shift towards loosening strict lockdowns enforced to tackle the virus. • Countries around the world, including Australia, New Zealand, Iran and Spain,…

COVID-19: Mashava hospital named as new isolation centre

By Josephine Mugiyo THE Masvingo Provincial Covid-19 taskforce team is on a drive to mobilise more resources as they work on the refurbishment of Mashava hospital which has been added…