Category: Health

Linda-Gail Bekker is the recipient of 2018 Desmond Tutu Award for HIV Prevention Research and Human Rights

Linda-Gail Bekker receives Desmond Tutu Award for HIV prevention research

The co-chairs of HIV Research for Prevention (HIVR4P 2018), the world’s only scientific meeting dedicated exclusively to biomedical HIV prevention, have announced that...

Isabel dos Santos, Africa's richest woman

Interview with Africa’s richest woman, Isabel dos Santos of Angola

Many people around the world are familiar with Aliko Dangote, a Nigerian who is often described as Africa’s richest man. But Isabel dos Santos, 45, an Angolan...

Zimbabwe in short supply of essential drugs due to shortage of foreign currency

Patients in dilemma as pharmacies demand foreign currency for medication: CWGH

The Community Working Group on Health (CWGH) has urged the government to urgently avail enough foreign currency to the pharmaceutical industry to enable patients to...

The Acting Managing Director of Netone Mobile Financial Services, Nyaradzai Shoko and the Centre Zimbabwe Africa High School Headmaster, Shepherd Chingwena with the prize

Centre Zimbabwe Africa High School Wins OneMoney Fees For Less Promotion

By Michael Mashiri NetOne has honoured Centre Zimbabwe Africa High School, (CZA) after winning the top position of the OneMoney Fees for Less Promotion with an amount of...

Adiona Chidzonga, the Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council Brand Ambassador

Family Planning Ambassador Adiona Chidzonga is an inspiration

By Byron Mutingwende   Adiona Chidzonga, the Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council (ZNFPC) Brand Ambassador since January 2018 is an inspiration to the nation....

China International Import Expo to be held from 5 to 10 November 2018

100 MSMEs from 20 countries to attend China International Import Expo

The International Trade Centre (ITC) will provide support to 100 companies from 20 least developed countries and developing countries in Africa, Asia and Latin America...

UNFPA Country Representative Dr Esther Muia (L) and Dr Munyaradzi Murwira, the ZNFPC Executive Director at the launch of the State of the World Population Report (SWOP) a yearly report in Mutare

New UNFPA report focuses on the power to choose

The power to choose the number, timing and spacing of children can bolster economic and social development, according to the State of the World Population Report (SWOP)...

Dr Munyaradzi Murwira, the ZNFPC Executive Director

Family planning is a human right: ZNFPC

By Byron Mutingwende   The Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council (ZNFPC) is advocating for rights-based approach to family planning (FP) that treats individuals...

Africa Oil Week conference programme tailored towards driving transactions, deal-making and new partnerships.

Africa Oil Week’s content-rich programme has expanded

Africa Oil Week (Africa-OilWeek.com), the leading international oil and gas event set to take place in Cape Town, South Africa on the 5 – 9 November 2018, will build...

The ZNFPC Service Delivery Coordinator for Manicaland Province, Mr Kennedy Majero giving overview of contraceptive methods

ZNFPC Provides Overview of Contraceptive use in Zimbabwe

By Byron Mutingwende   The Zimbabwe National Family Planning Council (ZNFPC) has provided a comprehensive overview of contraceptive use in the country.   The...