Workers commemorate May Day in despair

This week, the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat) forecast inflation at 57,5% though US economist Steve Hanke estimates it to be over 1 000%.
By Staff Writer May. 3, 2024

Fresh cholera fears loom

A number of officials interviewed by NewsDay yesterday said they contained the deadly diarrhoeal disease through strengthened surveillance systems
By Vanessa Gonye Apr. 2, 2024

Zim cholera cases jump border

“There is a critical shortage of healthcare staff, with a low ratio of health workers to the population.
By Gracious Daniel Jan. 22, 2024

Doctors accuse councils of profiteering

Marisa added that there was a need for collaboration between the council and the doctors so as to map the way forward.
By Vanessa Gonye Jan. 15, 2024

‘Laxity driving cholera spread’

Chitungwiza council has since established a cholera treatment centre at St Mary’s Family Health Centre clinic and a fully-fledged team is assisting on all issues concerning cholera.
By Vanessa Gonye Jan. 4, 2024

Alarm bells ring over cholera spread

Mpilo Central Hospital clinical director Solwayo Ngwenya said water challenges facing residents in cities were fuelling the outbreak.
By Miriam Mangwaya Nov. 9, 2023

Chitungwiza cholera outbreak intensifies

Medical and Dental Private Practitioners Association of Zimbabwe president Johannes Marisa said lack of funding of water infrastructure and proper sanitation was to blame.
By Vanessa Gonye Oct. 29, 2023

Gurure uses photography to fight breast cancer

Gurure is using her social media platforms, Facebook and Instagram to raise awareness.
By Sharon Zebra Oct. 18, 2023

Masvingo’s botched dumpsite project leaves residents in quandary

Zimbabwe, just like most developing countries, uses archaic methods for waste disposal which are below the recommended international standards.
By Moses Mugugunyeki Sep. 30, 2023