Category: Health

IRI, NDI to observe Zimbabwean elections

IRI, NDI to observe Zimbabwean elections

In response to President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s public statements welcoming international observers to monitor the upcoming Zimbabwe elections, the International...

The Traditional Medicines Practices Council (TMPC) chairman, Mr Friday Chisanyu

TMPC urges churches and traditional practitioners to register

By Gideon Madzikatidze The Traditional Medicines Practices Council (TMPC) chairman, Mr Friday Chisanyu has appealed to and urged African governments to promote and...

Panel at UNIC to celebrate World Biodiversity Day

UN Zimbabwe celebrates World Biodiversity day

The United Nations (UN) in Zimbabwe joined the rest of the World in commemorating the World Biodiversity Day yesterday. Biodiversity stretches from genetic diversity...

Beneficiaries of fistula repair posing for a photo

UNFPA helps restore the dignity of women with Obstetric Fistula

A total of 397 women in Zimbabwe have benefitted from repair surgery conducted at fistula repair centres under the Campaign to End Obstetric Fistula led by the Ministry...

Professor Levi Nyagura, Vice Chancellor, University of Zimbabwe

UZ launches Bachelor of Science Optometry Honours degree

The University of Zimbabwe College of Health Sciences on Friday launched the country’s first Bachelor of Science Optometry (Honours) degree programme in a ceremony at...

NetOne donates $25 000 to the National Blood Services Zimbabwe on 23 May 2018

NBSZ, NetOne partnership to sustain lives through blood donations

By Byron Mutingwende   As the partnership between NetOne and Blood Services Zimbabwe (NBSZ) continues, lives would be saved through blood donations to people in...

Mr. Mutasa Dzinotizei (R), ZIMSTAT Director-General

2017 ICDS results to spearhead interventions for economic development

By Byron Mutingwende   Key findings from the Zimbabwe 2017 Inter-Censal Demographic Survey (ICDS) will inform policies, planning, implementation and monitoring of...

Clemence Wega, the National Finance Manager of Child Helpline (C) speaking at the press conference

Zimbabwe to celebrate International Child Helpline Day

By Staff Reporter In a way to acknowledge the significance of child helplines across the world, the Childline Zimbabwe in conjunction with the Ministry of Labour and...

European Union Film Festival line-up

EU Film Festival returns to Harare

The European Union Film Festival returns to Harare this week for its second edition with an exciting and artistic programme of arthouse movies. Once again, the Theatre...

Zimbabwe introduces the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine for girls aged 10 – 14 years

Zimbabwe introduces the Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine for girls aged 10 – 14 years

This week, 14th to 18th May 2018, Zimbabwe becomes the 8th African country to introduce Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine into its routine immunisation programme,...