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Dr Mangwiro opens up on the $5.6 million Natpharm tender storm

HEALTH and Child Care Deputy Minister Dr John Mangwiro has denied interfering in the bidding process for the supply of Covid-19 related materials by Young Health Care to the National Pharmaceutical Company (Natpharm) saying he only convened a meeting at night in...

Deputy health minister in a Covid 19 tender storm

HEALTH and Child Care Deputy Minister Dr John Mangwiro allegedly railroaded the National Pharmaceutical Company (NatPharm), in dramatic events, including visiting the parastatal’s workers at night and threatening them with dismissal, to award a US$5,6 million contract...

Zimbabwe runs short of Drug Sensitive TB treatment

Tendai Ziso Zimbabwe is currently faced with shortages of Drug Sensitive Tuberculosis treatment, with the current stock of the medicine in the country expected to run out by the end of November this year, the Ministry of Health and Childcare has confirmed. In a...

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...
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