- ZIMBABWE’S RESPONSE TO THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC AND REPORT ON THE PROCUREMENT AND ROLLOUT OF VACCINES
Cabinet received an update on the Country’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic and a Report on Procurement and Roll-Out of Vaccines, as presented by the Chairman of the Ministers’ COVID-19 National Committee, Vice President and Minister of Health and Child Care, Honourable Dr. C.G.D.N. Chiwenga.
The nation is advised that as at 15 March, 2022, the country’s cumulative COVID-19 cases stood at 243 365, with 232 787 recoveries and 5 417 deaths. The recovery rate was 95%, with 5 151 active cases having been recorded. The number of new COVID-19 cases increased to 3 306 during the week under review, compared to 3 234 recorded the previous week.