Category: Health

Turkish Ambassador to Zimbabwe,Hakan Kivanc, during a coutesy call, shakes hands with David Parirenyatwa, Minister of Health and Child Care

Turkey, Zimbabwe to strengthen health sector relations

By Joyce Mukucha Turkey and Zimbabwe have decided to strengthen the health sector through a number of collaborations. Speaking at the courtesy call on Dr David...

Evangelista Mariga, Remedial Tutor for Chegutu District

Disability isn’t inability – make education inclusive

By Byron Mutingwende   “In the past, a child born with disability was considered as a curse to the family and the community. Disability is a result of many...

Dr. David Parirenyatwa, Minister of Health and Child Care

Avoid eating sugary things: Parirenyatwa

By Joyce Mukucha and Patricia Mashiri As Zimbabwe celebrates the World Oral Day, Dr David Parirenyatwa, the minister of Health and Child Care urged people to desist from...

Mayor Manyenyeni with some of the medical practitioners and residents touring the clinic

Renovated Mt Pleasant clinic re-opens

By Joyce Mukucha The Mt Pleasant Clinic which was closed for the past seven months has been officially re-opened by the Mayor of Harare Councillor Bernard Manyenyeni...

Dialysis machine

Dialysis unaffordable for most people, says Kidney Association

Kidney disease can affect anyone but only those with access to considerable financial resources or with medical aid cover are currently able to afford dialysis,...

Albert Chikondo, Senior Principal Director in the Office of the President and Cabinet (standing left) and George Kembo, FNC Director

Zimbabwe launches research and academia platform for scaling up nutrition

By Byron Mutingwende   Zimbabwe has launched a research and academia platform for scaling up nutrition in order to accelerate the achievement of national social and...

Officials exhibiting DPA solar unit

DPA Solar to save Zimbabwe millions in foreign exchange

Targets new industrial, mining investors in $250 power investment   Distributed Power Africa (DPA), the solar power business of the Econet Group, has said its...

Achim Steiner (L), David Parirenyatwa (C) and Bishow Parajuli (R) during a tour of solar unit at Budiriro Polyclinic in Harare

Solar power improving outcomes at health centres countrywide

By Byron Mutingwende   Health delivery is improving at centres countrywide where solar power units were installed. Speaking during a visit and tour of the solar...

Panel of partners at launch of 2017 Zimbabwe Human Development Report

2017 Zimbabwe Human Development Report focuses on climate resilience building

By Byron Mutingwende   Building a climate resilient nation is among the country’s aspirations and the focus of the 2017 Zimbabwe Human Development Report (ZHDR)...

Epworth women celebrate the donation of a sewing factory by the Germany Embassy

German Embassy donates sewing factory, machines to sex workers in Epworth

By Joyce Mukucha In a bid to rehabilitate and give a foundation for an independent life to commercial sex workers in Epworth, the German Embassy donated nine sewing...