CORONA VIRUS WATCH

7 months ago | March 16, 2022

South Africa: SA Identifies 972 New Covid-19 Cases

South Africa has recorded 972 new COVID-19 cases bringing the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 3 694 504.

7 months ago | March 15, 2022

Over 4.3 million people receive first Covid -19 vaccine doses

Lesego Valela Features Writer Zimbabwe has recorded 242 515 Covid-19 cases since the start of the pandemic early 2020 . ...

Africa: Over 250,000 Confirmed Covid-19 Deaths Across Continent

As of March 13, 2022, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached  11,428,961 while over 256,741,258 ...

COVID-19 pandemic triggers increase in anxiety, depression ...

Features Writer The World Health Organisation (WHO) says the global prevalence of anxiety and depression increased by a ...

Pessimism hampers South Africa’s COVID-19 vaccination drive

South Africa’s fight against COVID-19 is facing the challenge of vaccine pessimism as people continue shunning the ...

Insurers build a war-chest to manage the fifth wave of Covid-19 ...

South African life insurers are shoring up their capital reserves as they brace for a fifth wave of coronavirus ...

Study rules out post-COVID-19 conditions in hospitalized patients ...

Sangeeta Paul, Reviewed by Aimee Molineux In a recent study posted to the medRxiv* preprint server, an interdisciplinary ...

7 months ago | March 10, 2022

Keeping Zim women employed during and after Covid-19 pandemic

Covid-19 has brought a lot of challenges for African women.

Case study of the old Corona group of viruses Vs the new normal

If you stray off any road no road will ever follow you, but instead it will continue without you up to the intended ...

Africa: Moderna to Set Up Sh60bn Covid Vaccine Plant in Kenya, ...

Nairobi — Moderna has signed an agreement with Kenya to set up its manufacturing plant in the country, the first in Africa.

Covid 19: South Africa’s Aspen signs deal to package and ...

South African drug production company, Aspen Pharmacare on Tuesday announced an agreement with American multinational ...

Africa: Over 253 Million Covid-19 Vaccinations Administered ...

As of March 8, 2022, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 11,273,204 while over 253,338,999 ...

7 months ago | March 8, 2022

Over 4.3 mil get Covid 19 vaccine

Lesego Valela Features Writer A total of 4 373 737 people have received their first vaccine doses surpassing the 4.3 ...

COVID-19 takes a heavy toll on women’s health

Features Correspondent Disruptions to essential health services due to the COVID-19 pandemic are being felt broadly. As ...

Zimbabwe records 60 deaths

Grace Mahora Features Writer A TOTAL of 5 399 people have succumbed to Covid-19 since the start of the pandemic early ...