Pfizer reports high vaccine efficacy against SA coronavirus strain

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.

Caledonia commissions US$67m Blanket mine shaft

Caledonia Mining Corp. has started operations at its US$67 million Central Shaft at Blanket Mine, the company announced on Tuesday. The shaft, which has...

Zimbabwe’s electronic vehicle market slowly shifts into gear, but it’s a long road ahead

By Mukai-Sarah Williams Is Zimbabwe turning the ignition on the electric vehicle (EV) market? A large international player has entered the Zimbabwe market and...

FEATURE | In the heat of climate change, sunflower blooms for these Gokwe farmers

By Farai Shawn Matiashe One afternoon in Mupindi Village, Gokwe South, more than 400 kilometres from Zimbabwe’s capital Harare, a smallholder farmer called Bernard Mupindi...

WHO: Sinovac, Sinopharm meet efficacy standards

Chinese vaccine makers Sinopharm and Sinovac have presented data on their COVID-19 vaccines indicating levels of efficacy that would be compatible with those required by the World...

Fruits and crypto: Energy start-up raises US$1.4m in crowd sale for Nhimbe Fresh solar...

Nhimbe Fresh, the fresh produce exporter, will start work on a 1.9MW solar power facility after South African energy start-up Sun Exchange raised US$1.4 million in a...