Experts give COVID-19 warning
Speaking to NewsDay on Tuesday, chief coordinator of the COVID-19 taskforce in the Office of the President and Cabinet, Agnes Mahomva said COVID-19 was the new normal.
By Vanessa Gonye and Lorraine Muromo May. 4, 2023
Health experts fret over cholera resurgence
Cholera, a diarrheal infectious disease continues to cause high morbidity and mortality in Zimbabwe.
By Vanessa Gonye Apr. 10, 2023
Cholera: Experts call for access to clean water
Community Working Group on Health executive director Itai Rusike said to effectively deal with cholera, government should deal with fundamental public health issues like access to water.
By Lorraine Muromo and Vanessa Gonye Mar. 30, 2023
Zim cholera cases rise to 98
In a daily situation report on Wednesday, the Health and Child Care ministry said there was one casualty, while three of the suspected cases tested positive to the diarrhoeal disease on the day.
By Vanessa Gonye Mar. 17, 2023
More men dying than women: ZimStat
This was also followed by another set of results showing that life expectancy for females now stands at 68 years compared to male life expectancy which is 61,2 years.
By Priveledge Gumbodete Mar. 15, 2023
‘Zim health sector in dire straits’
Currently, the country has lost at least 3 000 nurses to the UK alone in the past two years.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Mar. 14, 2023
Fears over Health Service Act amendments
Speaking to NewsDay, Community Working Group on Health executive director Itai Rusike said the Act is neither democratic nor consultative.
By Staff Reporter Jan. 11, 2023
‘Zim likely to miss SDG target for reducing matenal mortality’
CWGH director Itai Rusike told NewsDay Weekender that the country remains off target towards meeting the 2030 United Nations (UN) goals to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality.
By Emma Nhancumba Jan. 7, 2023
Stigma derailing fight against HIV/Aids: NAC
The United Nations Programme on HIV/Aids has set a target of HIV testing, treatment and viral suppression rates of 95%–95%–95% by 2025.
By Vanessa Gonye Dec. 3, 2022
Anger grows over ‘Patriot Bill’