Zimbabwe says it has full control of Cholera

That’s despite the growing number of deaths from the disease mainly in the country’s capital Harare. At least 49 people have died and over 7000 infected since the water-borne disease broke out earlier this month. Meanwhile, authorities’ ban on all public gatherings
September 30, 2018

Zimbabwe government suspends luxury car purchases for cholera fund

Zimbabwe government has suspended plans for ministers to buy luxury vehicles as the country continues to deal with a cholera outbreak that has killed more than 30 people, newly appointed  Finance and Economic Development minister Professor Mthuli Ncube has revealed. Last week, Finance Minister
September 20, 2018

Zimbabwe Government rolls out Cholera vaccines

Zimbabwe Government will begin administering cholera vaccines in selected suburbs in order to contain the current outbreak that has claimed more than 28 lives in the past two weeks, a Cabinet Minister has said. Yesterday, 405 new cases were reported in Harare.
September 16, 2018

Zimbabwe government sets up crowdfund to fight cholera

Zimbabweans on social media are reacting to news that government has set up an emergency crowdfund to solicit support in the fight against the prevailing cholera epidemic. The newly appointed finance minister, Mthuli Ncube took to Twitter with the news, asking his
September 14, 2018

Cholera Deaths Rise to 16 with more than 400 cases reported

The death toll from the cholera outbreak in Harare’s high-density suburbs of Glen View and Budiriro has risen to 16, with health officials yesterday quarantining and decommissioning all possible sources of the disease. “The death toll has risen to 16 after more
September 10, 2018

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