WHO says Africa will not be testing ground for corona virus vaccine

THE head of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has condemned as “racist” the comments by two French doctors who suggested a vaccine for the coronavirus could be tested in Africa.…

Coronavirus: UK PM Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms “worsened”, Downing Street has said. Johnson has asked Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab to deputise…

The Ministry of Health and Child Care – Covid 19 Update

The Ministry of Health and Child Care on Monday said to date, Zimbabwe still has 9 confirmed cases, including one death although the National Microbiology Reference Laboratory tested 9 samples,…

Shurugwi Covid-19 taskforce raises awareness to the community on Covid-19

By Zbc Reporter Artisanal miners in Shurugwi have taken heed of the national lockdown, with an all stakeholder engagement being attributed to the compliance. The Midlands town of Shurugwi is…

Villages in Gutu rural adhere to lockdown regulations

By Zbc Reporter Life before and during the COVID-19 lockdown in rural areas has given us an insight into the impact of this global pandemic in communities miles away from…

Corporate world continues to donate consumables to fight COVID-19

By Zbc Reporter President Emmerson Mnangagwa has received yet another assortment of consumables for the fight against COVID-19 from local companies. The global threat of COVID-19 continues to unite Zimbabweans…

Coronavirus lands British PM in hospital, but Europe offers hope

EJUROPE’s hardest-hit countries showed tentative signs of progress in the battle against coronavirus on Monday, even as the disease hospitalised British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. The virus has infected virtually…

Apple to ship 1 mn face shields a week for medical workers

APPLE has said it will soon be producing one million face shields a week for medical workers battling the coronavirus pandemic. The tech giant had already sourced 20 million surgical…

Murehwa and UMP villagers comply with lockdown

By Zbc Reporter People in Murehwa, Uzumba, Maramba and Pfungwe (UMP) have heeded the 21-day lockdown declaration by President Emmerson Mnangagwa and other government advice on measures to curb the…

UK PM admitted to hospital over coronavirus

PRIME Minister Boris Johnson has been admitted to hospital for tests, 10 days after testing positive for coronavirus, Downing Street has said. He was taken to a London hospital on…