Category: Health

Public smoking a danger to peoples’ lives

By Joyce Mukucha Public health officials have strongly warned that passive smoking causes diseases which include lung cancer and heart disease in non-smoking adults. In...

Orthopaedic surgery delays for victims of road traffic accidents at Parirenyatwa

The Passenger Association of Zimbabwe (PAZ) have registered concern to the effect that victims of road traffic accidents are taking long without undergoing orthopaedic...

NBSZ EGM adjourned as members questioned the credibility of the board

By Farai Chirimumimba Members of the National Blood Service Zimbabwe (NBSZ) forced the adjournment of an Extra-Ordinary General Meeting (EGM) called for last Friday...

PWDs are not a charity case: Young Voices

By Byron Mutingwende and Patricia Mashiri Disability should not be looked at as a charity case, Young Voices (YV) advocacy committee members said at their meeting to...

Zimbabwe among six leading countries on tackling malaria

By Byron Mutingwende Zimbabwe emerged as one of the continental torchbearers when it was among six countries honoured for exemplary leadership in driving down malaria...

CZI seeks to improve ease of doing business

By Joyce Mukucha The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI), in pursuit of improving the way of doing business in the country is impelemnting measures that seek to...

Government rationalises state enterprises

By Joyce Mukucha The Office of the President and Cabinet, the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development and the State Enterprises Restructuring Agency together with...

Vendors urged to prevent cholera spread

By Patricia Mashiri The Harare City Council has urged vendors to move to designated areas following the outbreak of cholera reported in Chegutu, Mashonaland West...

VMCZ introduces Investigative Journalism Fund

By Joyce Mukucha As this year’s harmonised elections are expected to take place in a few months’ time, the Voluntary Media Council of Zimbabwe (VMCZ) is committed to...

World Vision pursues ending violence against children

By Patricia Mashiri and Joyce Mukucha In an effort to bring togetherness in people and end violence against children, World Vision Zimbabwe and its global partners will...