Covid-19: Zim explores child vaccines


Zimbabwe has started exploring the idea of vaccinating children against Covid-19 following satisfactory progress in the ongoing inoculation exercise for the adult population.  Responding to questions posed by German diplomats during a briefing after the European country donated 924 000 facemasks,…

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Hexco exams postponed


Government has postponed Higher Education Examination Council (HEXCO) examinations as a containment measure for the Covid-19 pandemic. The exams were scheduled to start today ending on Friday, but will now be held on a date to be announced, likely when…

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No blanket approval for ivermectin use


THE Medicine Control Authority of Zimbabwe (MCAZ) has dismissed claims that it issued a blanket approval for the widespread use of ivermectin for the prevention and treatment of Covid-19 due to a surge in hospital admissions. Only authorised pharmaceutical wholesale…

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