ZimCholera: Public gatherings banned in Mash Central

As Zimbabwe grapples to contain the cholera outbreak, Mashonaland Central has been banned to hold public gatherings. By Kuda Pembere In a memo to all district medical officers in the province, Mash Central provincial medical director Dr Clement Chuma said the measure is meant to stop cholera from spreading to other districts having hit two namely Shamva and Centenary. “The country is currently in cholera outbreak. The outbreak started in Manicaland but it has now spread to other provinces including Mashonaland Central. In Mashonaland Central, we now have cases in…

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DREAMS Program Reignites Hope In Rushinga Girls

AT the age of 11, Patience Chikozomba from Mukwatsa village and a primary school pupil at Magaranhewe Primary school in Rushinga  was already thinking of dropping out of school since her parents couldn’t  afford school fees for her and her siblings. Other girls her age or slightly older have already eloped or been married off due to the biting poverty obtaining in the area despite it being a resource rich community. By Michael Gwarisa in Rushinga According to the National Aids Council (NAC), even though there are starting to witness…

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