Zim Covid-19 Hero In Major Setback

ZTN Correspondent Disadvantaged families in Chitungwiza, a town 26km south-east of Zimbabwe’s capital, Harare, are distraught after the local council closed the kitchen of a well-wisher who had been feeding them since the beginning of the country’s Covid-19 lockdown. Samantha Murozoki provided daily meals to the families from her personal resources. However, council said “her […]

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Zim gets USD13.7m COVID-19 boost

ZTN Reporter ZIMBABWE is set to receive close to USD14 million from regional lender, African Development Bank (AfDB), to finance its efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic, it has been learnt. AfDB revealed that approval for the grant was made on May 13, after a request from Harare. “The funds, from the African Development Fund (ADF) […]

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Murewa hospital nurses down tools

Lloyd Ndemo NURSES and other health workers at Murewa hospital in Mashonaland East Province of Zimbabwe held a demonstration at the district health centre on Thursday morning over deteriorating working conditions. The health care workers accused the hospital’s management of ill-treatment while the senior officers are enjoying lucrative benefits and ignoring the implementation of a […]

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Zim Covid-19 cases rise to 29

Takudzwa Chihambakwe Coronavirus cases in Zimbabwe have risen to 29 after a resident of the country’s second largest city, Bulawayo, tested positive. This comes as authorities “expanded testing to determine the full extent of infections” in the Southern African nation. Full details of the latest case are expected later on Friday. In its daily update, […]

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