Covid-19: Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine judged safe for use in UK

BBC News- The UK has become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, paving the way for mass vaccination. Britain’s medicines regulator, the MHRA, says…

Survey shows Zimbabwe on track to achieve HIV epidemic control by 2030

By Agencies AS Zimbabwe joins the global community in commemorating World AIDS Day, results from the second Zimbabwe Population-based HIV Impact Assessment survey (ZIMPHIA 2020), released today demonstrate the nation’s…

Covid-19 could be causing lung abnormalities-study

By BBC News Covid-19 could be causing lung abnormalities still detectable more than three months after patients are infected, researchers suggest. A study of 10 patients at Oxford University used…

Covid-19: Trump’s controversial coronavirus adviser resigns

By BBC News US President Donald Trump’s controversial special adviser on the coronavirus, Scott Atlas, has resigned. Thanking Mr Trump for the honour of serving the American people, Dr Atlas…

Covid vaccine: Moderna seeks approval in US, Europe

BY BBC News Moderna is filing for US and European emergency regulatory approval of its coronavirus vaccine so that it can be recommended for widespread use. Regulators will look at…

Rape haunts for life, victims speak out

By Fairstars Mukungurutse Rape cases often haunt victims for a lifetime, more so when they are not reported, and perpetrators go punished. Testimonies by victims and people who deal with…

Devolution: Umguza constructs six health centres

By Innocent Nxumalo Devolution funds have transformed lives in various parts of the country with some districts making significant progress in delivering key services such as health and education. A…

Covid-19: Journalists urged to keep up with current trends

By Gremmer Phiri ZBC’s Radio Zimbabwe presenter Thulani Siziba was the biggest winner at the 2019 National AIDS Council HIV and Aids Reporting Awards ceremony held in Harare this Monday.…

UK: Pfizer vaccine could be rolled out next month

The rollout of the Pfizer vaccine could begin in the UK as soon as next month, Matt Hancock has said, with the bulk of the rollout taking place in the…

Prices for medical drugs to come down

THERE are plans to cut down the involvement of middlemen in the procurement of medical drugs, to make the prices affordable, Health and Child Care Deputy Minister, Dr John Mangwiro,…