Tag: Zimbabwe COVID-19

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VP Chiwenga announces tough new lockdown measures

Health and Child Care Minister, Vice President Constantino Chiwenga on Saturday announced tough lockdown measures as the government moves to curb an exponential rise in new coronavirus infections. Chiwenga made the announcement at a press conference in Harare on Saturday evening. Here are the highlights from Chiwenga’s presentation: All gatherings […]

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Government says it ‘notes’ Chillspot’s COVID-19 ‘superspreader’ Mbare gig

The government has said it has noted with concern circulating pictures and videos “purportedly” showing large crowds at an event in Mbare on New Year’s Eve. In a statement on Friday evening, the Information Ministry secretary Nick Mangwana said such gatherings are not only illegal but potential coronavirus superspreaders. Mangwana […]