It has been a year since Zimbabwe’s first recorded its first case of coronavirus. A year later, 1510 people have died, and a total of 36 652 cases have been recorded. Like elsewhere around...
In the early months of the coronavirus pandemic, states and countries battled each other for scarce medical supplies in what governors and executives called a high-seas black market, exposing the woeful inadequacy of the global supply chain.
Zimbabwe began its COVID-19 vaccination programme on February 18, 2021. In this report, the Public Health Information Lab (PHILA), a public health initiative of newZWire, looks at the country’s vaccine procurement plan; what vaccines...
Tests have confirmed the presence in Zimbabwe of B.1.617, the COVID-19 variant first identified in India, the Ministry of Health says.  VP Constantino Chiwenga said in a statement today that tests conducted on samples...
The Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine has been proved to have high efficacy against the coronavirus strain first detected in South Africa, the companies said in a joint announcement. Pfizer and BioNTech's updated analysis of the...
Common Law with Mike Murenzvi “We cannot expect people to have respect for law and order until we teach respect to those we have entrusted to enforce those laws.” ~ Hunter S. Thompson
Zimbabwe has been allocated 984,000 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine, down from the initial 1,152 million, under a revised schedule just published by Gavi, the global vaccine alliance. The COVAX facility was set...
Government will open up COVID-19 vaccinations to groups that had been targeted for the second phase of the rollout, Cabinet said, a sign of slower-than-expected uptake of vaccines. The second phase includes staff in...
After receiving 200,000 Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines from China on Monday, Zimbabwe starts vaccinating health workers and other frontline personnel on Thursday. On Tuesday, Vice President Constantino Chiwenga, who is responsible for the health ministry,...
Zimbabwe has reported its highest number of daily COVID-19 infections since the pandemic began. A total of 4031 people tested positive for the virus on Tuesday, with five deaths recorded. The previous highest daily...
- Advertisement -

Recent Posts