Category: Health

Ministers and senior government officials receiving e-health equipment to fight coronavirus

Mobile telephony operators chip in to the national emergency against COVID19

By Anyway Yotamu In an effort to combat the spread of coronavirus, mobile telephony operators heeded the government’s call by coming up together towards promoting...

Sekuru Banda said people should respect animal rights, nature and God’s plan of creation

Sekuru Banda embeds indigenous knowledge systems in the fight against coronavirus

Prominent traditional healer, Sekuru Banda has said it is critical to rope in indigenous knowledge systems in the fight against coronavirus.   The cultural guru’s...

Jack Ma and Alibaba Foundations donate Covid-19 Medical Equipment to African Union Member States

Jack Ma and Alibaba Foundations donate COVID-19 Medical Equipment to AU Member States

Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) and the Government of Ethiopia received a consignment of medical equipment Africa’s response to the...

Zororo Makamba has succumbed to coronavirus

Nation plunges into mourning and shock as Zororo Makamba dies

The nation was plunged into shock and mourning as news filtered that talented journalist Zororo Makamba had succumbed to COVID-19 after his return from the United States...

Members of the Women's Coalition of Zimbabwe

Ensure women’s rights through COVID-19 prevention and response: WCOZ

The Women’s Coalition of Zimbabwe (WCOZ), representing non-partisan women’s rights organizations and activists in all the 10 provinces of Zimbabwe is calling on...

Managing COVID-19 using artificial intelligence

Using Artificial Intelligence, Data Science And Technology To Fight Coronavirus

By Bernard Marr Since the first report of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Wuhan, China, it has spread to at least 100 other countries. As China initiated its response to the...

The harurwa delicacy originally from Nerumedzo Village

Indigenous knowledge systems: Management of Harurwa

By Claude Maredza   Part 1   “Whoever does not inform his children of his grandparents, has destroyed his child, marred his descendants, and injured his...

Coronavirus – WhatsApp: WHO Health Alert brings COVID-19 facts

This easy-to-use messaging service has the potential to reach 2 billion people and enables WHO to get information directly into the hands of the people that need it...

South African Airways (SAA) has announced that it will immediately suspend all international operations until 31 May 2020

SAA suspends international flights

South African Airways (SAA) has announced that it will immediately suspend all international operations until 31 May 2020 in response to a government travel ban aimed...

Jonathan Whittall

COVID-19: Virus exposes the under-investment in free public healthcare

By Jonathan Whittall How are you supposed to wash your hands regularly if you have no running water or soap? How can you implement ‘social distancing’ if you live in...