Coronavirus

1 week ago | November 11, 2021

Guinea to vaccinate children against COVID-19 in capital

CONAKRY, Guinea (AP) — Guinea will begin vaccinating children aged 12 to 17 in the capital to fight the COVID-19 ...

The Best Type of Face Mask to Wear on Your Next Flight

Traveling for the holidays? Here’s how to know if the type of mask you wear will give you the best protection possible ...

Pfizer Antiviral Drug May Be 90% Effective Against Severe ...

Pfizer says its antiviral drug, Paxlovid, was nearly 90 percent effective at preventing severe COVID-19 symptoms when ...

2 months ago | September 14, 2021

New Studies Find Evidence Of ‘Superhuman’ Immunity To ...

Some scientists have called it “superhuman immunity” or “bulletproof.” But immunologist Shane ...

2 months ago | September 8, 2021

Red Cross scales up vaccination drive …As Sungura star Macheso ...

Ivan Zhakata Features Correspondent Zimbabwe Red Cross Society which recently opened its doors to residents willing to ...

Covid-19: Vaccine passports to start in England this month

Vaccine passports in nightclubs and other indoor venues in England will be required at the end of this month, the ...

COVID-19: WHO Director confirms Africa has lowest vaccination ...

The World Health Organisation Director, Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus has said that the African continent has the lowest ...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases pass 7.91 mln: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 7,910,086 as of Monday afternoon, the Africa Centers for ...

2 months ago | September 6, 2021

Covid-19 vaccinations: More get jab …. Find out where to get yours

Zimbabwe’s Covid-19 vaccination drive continues to pick up pace with 14 916 being vaccinated with the first dose ...

16 succumb to Covid-19

Sixteen people succumbed to Covid- 19 in Zimbabwe yesterday bringing the cumulative number of deaths to 4482 since the ...

Delta’s rise is fuelled by rampant spread from people who feel fine

People infected with the Delta variant of SARS-CoV-2 are more likely to spread the virus before developing symptoms than ...

Africa’s COVID-19 cases near 7.87 mln: Africa CDC

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Africa reached 7,869,709 as of Saturday afternoon, the Africa Centers for ...

Covid-19: Decision on jabs for children due in days

The government believes there is a "strong case" for offering Covid jabs to healthy 12-15 year-olds, a source has told ...

Pfizer, Merck launch new trials of oral COVID-19 drugs

Reuters - Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) and Merck & Co Inc (MRK.N) announced on Wednesday new trials of their experimental oral ...

Largest study of masks yet details their importance in fighting ...

A study involving more than 340,000 people in Bangladesh offers some of the strongest real-world evidence yet that mask ...