Category: Health

Jessica Pwiti, Executive Director of Amnesty International Zimbabwe

Cholera outbreak highlights failure to invest in infrastructure and health system: AIZ

Cholera outbreak in Harare highlights a major breakdown of water treatment infrastructure and requires a holistic approach from stakeholders. HARARE – The...

Temba Mliswa publicly displays his results to denounce stigma against HIV

Mliswa comes clean on HIV infection claim

By Byron Mutingwende   Member of the National Assembly for Norton, Temba Mliswa has come out clean and quashed allegations of having infected a young girl with HIV...

UNICEF report says half of children in school experience violence

Half of world’s teens experience peer violence in and around school – UNICEF

Physical fights, sexual violence and bullying disrupt the education of 150 million 13-15 year-olds worldwide   NEW YORK, 6 September 2018 – Half of students aged...

Tich Hwingwiri, the President of the newly established TBCZ

Zimbabwe Council for Tourism morphs into Tourism Business Council for Zimbabwe

As the Zimbabwe Council for Tourism (ZCT) celebrated its 30th anniversary, it changed its name to the Tourism Business Council for Zimbabwe (TBCSZ). In his statement at...

The Harare Agricultural Show is running from Monday 27 August to Saturday, 1 September, 2018

MSF offers SRHR at Harare Agricultural Show

During the Harare Agricultural Show (Monday 27 August to Saturday, 1 September, 2018) Medecins Sans Frontieres/ Doctors Without Borders (MSF) will be providing free...

People of Norton converge to congratulate Mliswa on electoral victory

Mliswa positively impacts churches, students and the generality of Norton

It is not every day that the community in its diversity feels positively impacted by the works of their leader but Temba Mliswa the Member of the National Assembly for...

Kofi Annan, former UN Secretary-General

Kofi Annan’s AIDS legacy

By UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibé A shining light of Africa has passed away. An African at heart, but a global citizen, Kofi Annan symbolized the best of...

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)

MSF Applauds New WHO Recommendations for Improved TB Treatment

The international medical humanitarian organisation Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF)—the largest non-government provider of tuberculosis (TB)...

David Parirenyatwa, Minister of Health and Child Care

Medicinal cannabis has potential for alleviating some medical conditions: Parirenyatwa

By Byron Mutingwende Health and child care minister, David Parirenyatwa, has said medicinal cannabis has potential value for alleviating some medical conditions. He made...

MDC Alliance Chief Election Agent in Ward 17 of Mutoko East had his house burnt down by suspected ZANU (PF) activists

ZimRights comes out guns blazing against post-election retribution

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) has condemned in the strongest of terms the rise in cases of political retribution after the 2018 elections, involving...