Coronavirus Zimbabwe & Diaspora

May 27, 2020
By Staff Reporter ZIMBABWE’S confirmed coronavirus cases have accelerated to a shock 132 with 76 new cases recorded in Beitbridge, Masvingo and Harare. This was announced Wednesday by Information ministry permanent secretary Nick Mangwana. The cases were 56 on Tuesday. The steep climb in new cases comes just after...
Zim Covid-19 cases surge to 63
By Staff Reporter ZIMBABWE’S confirmed coronavirus cases have risen to 63 after seven...
Covid-19: Council health boss urges preparation for worst-case scenario
By Staff Reporter Mutare: A local health expert has warned residents to remain...
Zimbabwe embraces Chinese advice on fighting Covid-19 pandemic
Xinhua Zimbabwe is very grateful for the practical advice and suggestions it received...
Zimbabwean hotels and lodges to open as ‘luxury’ quarantine centres
TimesLive With Zimbabwe’s tourism industry reeling from Covid-19 lockdown losses, hotels and lodges...
Vic Falls Lodge Turned Into Quarantine Centre For Affluent Returning Citizens
By Matabeleland North Correspondent THE Matabeleland North Covid-19 Taskforce has turned Phezulu Lodge in...

Coronavirus Africa

May 26, 2020
AFP The government of Madagascar has announced the deployment of soldiers and doctors to the city of Toamasina (east), after a sharp increase in the number of Covid-19 cases in the country’s second largest city. The government on Sunday in the capital Antananarivo held a special council of ministers...
53 SA Anglo Gold Ashanti Mineworkers Test Positive For Covid-19
May 24, 2020
TimesLIVE Fifty-three employees at Anglo Gold Ashanti’s Mponeng mine in Carletonville on the...
Africa Coronavirus Cases Surpass 100,000
May 22, 2020
AFP AFRICA has now recorded more than 100,000 cases of coronavirus, according to...
Rwanda deploys robots in Covid-19 fight
May 20, 2020
NewTimes KIGALI – Rwanda has launched the use of robots in the fight...
Spare A Thought For Stranded African Migrants
May 20, 2020
BBC Thousands of African migrants are stuck in transit – unable to reach...
Madagascar reports first coronavirus death
May 17, 2020
AFP Several African countries have ordered or expressed interest in the purported remedy,...

Coronavirus World

May 27, 2020
dw.com Sex workers have put forward their own coronavirus “hygiene concept” as they call for a resumption of services. Being called “super spreaders” is offensive and misinformed, they say. The coronavirus ban on sex work, including the closure of brothels must be lifted, said Germany’s Federal Association of Sex...
Britain: All non-essential shops to reopen from 15 June – PM
May 26, 2020
BBC All non-essential retailers will be able to reopen in England from 15...
Coronavirus: Spain to stop quarantining arrivals from 1 July
May 26, 2020
BBC Foreign visitors to Spain will no longer have to undergo a two-week...
Chicago: Blacks Are 30% Of Population But 60% Of Its Covid-19 Deaths
May 24, 2020
The Guardian CORONAVIRUS has taken a heavy toll on Chicago, with nearly 65,000...
India hospital delivers 100 babies from Covid-19 mums
May 21, 2020
BBC More than 100 healthy babies have been born to mothers infected with...
Singer Bryan Adams apologises for social media post blaming ‘bat eating’ people for coronavirus
May 13, 2020
CNN Canadian singer Bryan Adams is sorry about that. The “Summer of ’69′”...