Coronavirus Zimbabwe & Diaspora

FEATURE: Zimbabwe In Race Against Time To Exhaust Stockpiles Of Covid-19 vaccines

FEATURE: Zimbabwe In Race Against Time To Exhaust Stockpiles Of Covid-19 vaccines

By The Standard ZIMBABWE is battling against time to administer over 14 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines that are already in its stocks amid concerns of public complacency and hesitancy, it has been established. There are fears the vaccines might expire before use or become less effective as they draw ...

Coronavirus Africa

South Africa likely in new (5th) COVID wave, says health minister

South Africa likely in new (5th) COVID wave, says health minister

By Associated Press JOHANNESBURG: South Africa has likely entered a new wave of COVID-19 earlier than expected as new infections and hospitalizations have risen rapidly over the past two weeks, the country’s health minister said on Friday. The increase in new cases has been dominated by the BA.4 and BA.5 lineages ...

Coronavirus World

WHO: Nearly 15 million deaths associated with COVID-19

WHO: Nearly 15 million deaths associated with COVID-19

By Associated Press LONDON: The World Health Organization estimates that nearly 15 million people were killed either by coronavirus or by its impact on overwhelmed health systems during the first two years of the pandemic, more than double the current official death toll of over 6 million. Most of the ...