Category: Health

The diplomatic briefing in Pretoria, South Africa

Civil society holds diplomatic briefing on Zim situation

By Special Correspondent The Zimbabwe Human Rights Association (ZimRights) director, Okay Machisa, implored the diplomatic community and the civil society solidarity...

Mrs Bernadette Warambwa, author on food and nutrition

Nutrition from our environment: A book by Bernadette K Warambwa

By Byron Mutingwende   Mrs Bernadette Warambwa has a colour-illustrated book that encourages healthy eating using resources from our local environment.  ...

MPS and young women discuss ways of ending gender-based violence

Sisters with a voice call on Parliament to implement Child Marriage Law

By Nevson Mpofu. The Southern Africa Parliamentary Support Trust (SAPST), Parliament of Zimbabwe and Katswe Sisterhood came to the Legal rescue of five girls who had...

Cimas buckle up camopaign

Cimas launches Buckle Up campaign

Cimas Rescue, which is part of the Cimas Medical Aid Group, has launched a seatbelt awareness campaign to educate people on the importance of wearing a seatbelt even...

Safeguard urges safe storage and transportation of cash

Safeguard urges safe storage and transportation of cash

With robberies on the increase and cash a major target, a local security company has called on members of the public to avoid keeping large amounts of cash at home or...

H.E. MADAM BRIGITTE TOUADERA, The First Lady of Central African Republic receiving award from Prof. Dr. Frank Stangenberg Haverkamp, Chairman of the Executive Board of E. Merck KG and the Chairman of Merck Foundation Board of Trustees and Dr. Rasha Kelej, CEO of Merck Foundation & President, Merck More Than a Mother for her efforts as “Merck More Than a Mother” Ambassador

Merck Foundation honours the First Lady of Central African Republic

Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com), the philanthropic arm of Merck Germany met The First Lady of Central African Republic – C.AR., H.E. MADAM BRIGITTE...

MSF pilots new ART dispensing model in Mwenezi

Providing new models of HIV service delivery in Mwenezi

In Mwenezi, people living with HIV used to travel as far as 60 kilometres to get to the nearest clinics to collect life saving anti-retroviral treatment. In extreme...

The European Union has contributed €400,000 to support UNICEF’s response to Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak.

EU and UNICEF working together to prevent and control cholera in Zimbabwe

The European Union has contributed €400,000 to support UNICEF’s response to Zimbabwe’s cholera outbreak. The contribution will fund critical water, sanitation...

Afreximbank President Prof. Benedict Oramah (right) exchanges documents with Oleg Belozyorov, Director General Russian Railways (centre), and Andrey Slepnev, Director General of the Russian Export Center, following the signing of the MoU in Moscow.

Afrexbank in MoU with Russian Railways for Railway Development

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday in Moscow signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Russian Railways and the Russian Export Center (REC),...

Gloria Chipasula (Center), 11 years old, and her mother Teleza James (Right) sit in Milepa Health Centre's consulting room as Ministry of Health’s nurse Violet Banda (Left performs a standard medical examination for HIV patients.

MSF: Pharmaceutical Corporations Failing Children with HIV

Developing countries are struggling to provide HIV-positive children with World Health Organisation (WHO)-recommended treatments because paediatric versions of HIV...