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Zim, China battle lethal coronavirus

THE government said yesterday that it had put 23 locals on surveillance after they visited countries affected by the deadly coronavirus — which has so far killed 107 people in China and infected 4 500 others around the world, the Daily News…

Govt is ready for grim coronavirus

HEALTH and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo reiterated yesterday that authorities were ready and also had enough capacity to deal with the deadly coronavirus — which has so far killed 81 people in China and left 3 000 others ill there.

Harare vigilant on coronavirus

THE government says it is monitoring visitors from affected nations who have arrived in the country over the past few days — as part of efforts to avoid the spread of the coronavirus, which first broke out in China. This comes as the…

‘Thousands face malnutrition’

OVER 98 000 children are at risk of acute malnutrition as the country experiences a devastating drought that has left eight million people hunger stricken. Acute malnutrition is a form of under-nutrition caused by a decrease in food…

Nurses issue strike threat

THE government is facing a tall order to placate its restive employees after nurses became the latest group to threaten a strike due to the worsening economic environment in the country, the Daily News reports. This comes as teachers have…