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Doctors threaten to strike over salaries

The Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association (ZHDA) has declared incapacitation due to the prevailing economic challenges the country is facing. ZHDA has released a statement, issued government three weeks’ notice to increase their salaries.

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Hwende urges MPs to put the public first

Movement for Democratic Change Alliance (MDC-A) Secretary General Chalton Hwende has called upon his fellow Parliamentaries to push for the public’s passport application consideration ahead of the cushy pack of diplomatic passport. Currently the passport office has declined the civilians applications due to the shortage of passport paper and ink. The material needed cannot be accessed due to foreign currency ...

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Msasa residents drinking polluted water

Residents in Msasa and Hatfield Park Meadowlands risk contracting waterborne diseases owing to the use of polluted and contaminated water from boreholes by nearby chemical manufacturing factories. The City of Harare has not been able to supply tap water to the suburbs for years and the residents have now resorted to using borehole water despite their area being surrounded by ...

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Obadiah Moyo speaks on men’s health

Minister of Health and Child Care Obadiah Moyo has called upon men to go for HIV and AIDS test in order to improve their well being addressing the audience at a men’s conference hosted by National AIDS Council (NAC) today. The men’s conference was aimed at providing a platform for men to open up on HIV AIDS issues affecting them. ...

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Mohadi breaks ground for new rehabilitation center

Vice President Kembo Mohadi has officiated the groundbreaking of Cowdray Park Registrar Generals Office and drug rehabilitation center. Addressing the crowd Mohadi said the center will assist many because of where it is located where everyone had easy access to it.Mohadi said it was a good move to establish a rehabilitation center because it would help the majority to deal ...

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UAE donates medical equipment to Harare Hospital

United Arab Emirates (UAE) has donated medical equipment to Harare Central Hospital yesterday which were received by Minister of Health and Child Care Minister Dr Obadiah Moyo at NatPharm warehouse. The equipment included dialysis machines, intensive care unit incubators, vital signs monitors, respiratory aid devices and multi-parameter monitors. Dr Obadiah Moyo said “It will take a long way in alleviating ...

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NBSZ :#REDMONTH

National Blood Services Zimbabwe (NBSZ) has called upon the public to give a hand by donating blood during the red month which is May so as to save a life. NBSZ posted on its twitter handle through blood donations that one could save a life and was also encouraging the public to come in their numbers. Blood donation instills Ubuntu/hunhu ...

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First Lady appointed Health Ambassador

First Lady Auxillia Mnangagwa was yesterday appointed by the Ministry of Health as the Ambassador for Health and Child Care. She was initially appointed Ambassador  for maternal and child health. The First Lady promised to work harder in the health section to ensure there is quality health care for all. This came up in the launch of the Nursing Now ...

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WHO:#Midwives

World Health Organization (WHO) commemorates midwives of their great job of delivering and saving lives of mothers and babies. On its twitter handle WHO said midwives were of great importance to the society as they protect the lives of women and children at birth time with caution. “#Midwives are essential to provision of quality of care, in all settings globally. ...

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Mnangagwa calls Mayor to discuss Chitungwiza resident’s hardships

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has called upon the Chitungwiza Mayor Lovemore Maiko to his office to discuss about the grievances Chitungwiza residents are facing. At a press conference Mnangagwa said he had a grievance from Chitungwiza residents who were receiving water twice a week and invited MDC mayor Lovemore Maiko to his office so they can have talks and a way ...

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