Zimbabwe water shortages add plight to multiple crises

Water shortages are causing increased hardships for many, on top of coronavirus restrictions, unemployment and the crippling economic crisis. Water shortages in Zimbabwe are causing increased hardships for many. That is on top of coronavirus restrictions, unemployment and the crippling economic crisis. Al Jazeera’s Raheela Mahomed reports. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow … Read more Zimbabwe water shortages add plight to multiple crises

Coronavirus Pandemic: Burundi expels WHO official ahead of the presidential election

On this edition, Burundi has expelled the WHO official in the country,accusing the organisation of interfering with the response to covid-19. This ahead of the presidential election, which will take place on May 20. Also, Benin is gearing up for local elections on Sunday. Candidates have had to adapt to campaigning while respecting social distancing … Read more Coronavirus Pandemic: Burundi expels WHO official ahead of the presidential election

China sends medical team to Zimbabwe

A delegation of Chinese medical doctors is in Zimbabwe to help the country enhance its medical response. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cgtn/?hl=zh-cn Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/CGTNOfficial/ Weibo: http://weibo.com/cctvnewsbeijing Douyin: … Read more China sends medical team to Zimbabwe

Jimmy Anderson Takes 5fer In His First Test! | England v Zimbabwe 2003 | England Cricket 2020

“A star in the making!” How right this was. Check out how Jimmy Anderson started his England test career. Not a bad way to start! Find out more at ecb.co.uk This is the official channel of the ECB. Watch all the latest videos from the England Cricket Team and England and Wales Cricket Board. Including … Read more Jimmy Anderson Takes 5fer In His First Test! | England v Zimbabwe 2003 | England Cricket 2020

World Faces ‘Mega-Famines’ from Virus Impact on Fragile Countries: UN

The World Food Programme (WFP) cautioned Thursday the world faces a catastrophic scenario of multiple famines if enough funds weren’t pledged to combat the ripple effect of COVID-19 on the world’s most fragile countries, already grappling with food insecurity. “What we’re facing now is a double pandemic of truly.. famines that could impact us at … Read more World Faces ‘Mega-Famines’ from Virus Impact on Fragile Countries: UN

More than 6 million workers being paid by the taxpayer under government’s furlough scheme

Figures out today show that roughly twice as many workers are being paid by the taxpayer under the government’s furlough scheme than was first predicted. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) The bleak news came as the government came under fire from unions for its draft guidance on how people can safely return to work. ———————– What coronavirus looks … Read more More than 6 million workers being paid by the taxpayer under government’s furlough scheme

Coronavirus survivor: ‘My heart stopped twice. You could say I have died twice and come back round’

Scott Howell was one of the very first people with coronavirus to be admitted to intensive care in Wales. He very nearly did not survive. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Almost two months on, the 48-year-old has left hospital and is now recovering at home with his family. ———————– What coronavirus looks like in EVERY country in the … Read more Coronavirus survivor: ‘My heart stopped twice. You could say I have died twice and come back round’

What coronavirus looks like in EVERY country on earth – From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe

Coronavirus has affected every single country on earth. Complete lockdowns, curfews, quarantines, confirmed cases or not some countries are unrecognisable, and for some business continues almost as normal. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) ——- In an unprecedented global project, Channel 4 News has gathered footage from every country on earth, as filmed during the coronavirus pandemic. It shows … Read more What coronavirus looks like in EVERY country on earth – From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe food crisis worsens with COVID-19 lockdown extension

Zimbabwe has had to extend its nationwide lockdown because of a rise in coronavirus cases. But the restrictions have come at a cost, raising concerns that a food crisis affecting half the population will get worse. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa reports from Norton, Zimbabwe. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Zimbabwe food crisis worsens with COVID-19 lockdown extension

China contributes medical supplies to Zimbabwe

Two Chinese companies have donated medical supplies to Zimbabwe to help protect medical workers fighting COVID-19. The contributions were made by tech firms Huawei and Sichuan PD Times through a foundation set up by Zimbabwe’s first lady. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on … Read more China contributes medical supplies to Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe hit by Malaria outbreak amid Covid-19 lockdown

In tonight’s edition: Zimbabwe’s health system is being stretched even further by malaria outbreaks that have killed at least 131 people. Burkina Faso and Ghana have started to ease coronavirus measures but the number of  cases continue to rise in both countries and there are fears that the changes have come too early. And finally in Gabon, masks … Read more Zimbabwe hit by Malaria outbreak amid Covid-19 lockdown

Zimbabwe lockdown: Restrictions eased as COVID-19 affects people

Two weeks after Zimbabwe imposed a nationwide lockdown, it is easing some restrictions. The country is already facing its worst economic crisis in nearly 10 years and the coronavirus lockdown measures are threatening the livelihoods of people. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa reports from Harare. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Zimbabwe lockdown: Restrictions eased as COVID-19 affects people

Millions enter lockdown in Nigeria, Zimbabwe, as Africa steps up virus fight

More than 20 million Nigerians on Monday went into lockdown in sub-Saharan Africa’s biggest city Lagos and the capital Abuja, as the continent struggles to curb the spread of coronavirus. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube … Read more Millions enter lockdown in Nigeria, Zimbabwe, as Africa steps up virus fight

Coronavirus Pandemic: 21-day nationwide lockdown begins in Zimbabwe

On tonight’s programme, Zimbabwe follows neighbouring South Africa and imposes a 21-day lockdown to stop the spread of coronavirus. We talk to our correspondent about the implications it will have on people in precarious conditions. Nigeria will also be putting its citizens in confinement. We bring you a report on how the country is handling … Read more Coronavirus Pandemic: 21-day nationwide lockdown begins in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe launches 21-day nationwide lockdown

Zimbabwe began a 21-day nationwide lockdown on Monday. So far the country has recorded seven cases and one death. Al Jazeera’s Haru Mutasa has more from Harare on the reaction to the shutdown. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: … Read more Zimbabwe launches 21-day nationwide lockdown