National Security Cluster gets bigger budget than ailing health sector

Ncube said ZWL$8,6 trillion had been allocated towards the national security cluster and ZWL6,3 trillion to the Ministry of Health and Childcare.
By Belinda Chiroodza Nov. 30, 2023

I would rather cause offence than truth be denied

From where I stand, the setting up of integrity committees which were initiated by the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission in September 2021 deserved your approval and support.
By Cyprian Muketiwa Ndawana Nov. 29, 2023

HCC workers ‘sabotage’ cholera fight

According to a situational report from the Health and Child Care ministry, Zimbabwe has recorded 7 751 suspected cholera cases and more than 142 deaths.
By Lorraine Muromo Nov. 20, 2023

Cholera cases shoot to 7 000

According to the weekly situational report on Zimbabwe’s cholera situation released on Saturday, about 142 people have succumbed to the deadly diarrhoeal disease.
By Silas Nkala Nov. 13, 2023

Govt plunges cities into cholera zones

Health and Child Care minister Douglas Mombeshora this week discussed the cholera outbreak response in cabinet.
By Tanyaradzwa Kapuru Oct. 27, 2023

Diarrhoea, malaria claim 400 lives

The cumulative figure for diarrhoea now stands at 275 385 cases.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Oct. 23, 2023

Mighty Warriors coach out on bail

Dzuda dismissed his application challenging the jurisdiction of the court to hear a case which emanates from a crime reportedly committed in South Africa.
By Trevor Mutsvairo Oct. 19, 2023

Machakaire to lead fight against drug abuse

He said his ministry would tackle the problem with the ministries of Health and Child Care as well as Public Service Labour and Social Welfare.
By Vincent Mungofa Oct. 17, 2023

Editorial Comment: Cholera deaths a wake-up call

It is a tragedy that the country is still recording a high number of deaths from the mediaeval disease 14 years later.
By The Standard Oct. 8, 2023