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Russia: Putin confirms registering the first Covid 19 vaccine “GamCovidVac” in the World

The first coronavirus vaccine in the world has been registered in Russia, President Vladimir Putin announced Tuesday. The vaccine, developed by the Gamaleya National Research Center, has officially been registered with Russia’s Health Ministry, Putin told a meeting of...

Covid 19 Update: Zimbabwe Confirms 4 575 cases

Staff Reporter Covid 19 cases continue to rise in Zimbabwe, with the number of confirmed cases now standing at 4 575 since the onset of the outbreak. An update issued yesterday by the Ministry of Health and Childcare reveals that 102 people have died of Covid 19,...

Potential Hotspots Ignored as Covid 19 cases continue to rise in Zimbabwe

Tafadzwa Nyikadzino The number of Covid 19 cases in Zimbabwe continue to rise, with the latest statistics in Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services Monica Mutsvangwa’s Media Briefing indicating that cases have risen by 56% from 1 611 to 2 512 this past week...

Caribbean Countries Get Access to Africa Medical Supplies Platform for Procurement of COVID-19 Supplies

By Ari Goldstein Member States of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have been given access to the Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP), a procurement system for supplies and equipment in the fight against COVID-19.   The AMSP unlocks immediate access to an...
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