Articles tagged 'obadiah moyo'

I landed in Cholera: Obadiah Moyo 24 December 2018 HARARE - Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo, is relieved that the year 2018 is finally coming to an end. Last week, the former chief executive officer of Chitungwiza Hospital narrated how he “landed” in a cholera outbreak when he was appointed to the post in September. Moyo recalle...
Moyo sets target for medical aid societies 24 December 2018 HARARE - All Zimbabwean medical aid societies must introduce real time payments before the end of the first quarter next year, Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo has said. Moyo has already communicated this position to all medical aid societies. “The vision and mission for governme...
Boost in health spending hailed 24 November 2018 HARARE - Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo yesterday applauded the move by Finance minister Mthuli Ncube to bump up the portfolio's national budget allocation from about 9,8 percent to 11 percent. Speaking at the Health Professions Authority annual congress, Moyo said he was happy wi...
Govt pleads with pharmacies to stop selling drugs in US dollars 17 November 2018 HARARE - Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo yesterday made an impassioned plea to pharmacies to stop selling drugs in US dollars but charge in local currency. Moyo told senators that he was consulting Finance minister Mthuli Ncube and Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs Ziyambi Z...
Government nails Walter Magaya 3 November 2018 HARARE - In a surreal development, Prophetic Healing and Deliverance (PHD) Ministries founder, Walter Magaya, appeared in court yesterday — where he was charged with distributing and advertising his controversial HIV/Aids herbs without regulatory approval. This happened after Magaya was arrest...
Govt to build 50 trauma centres 15 October 2018 HARARE - Government is set to build 50 trauma centres countrywide in a bid to reduce accident-related deaths. Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo said the decision came after it had been observed that accident victims along major roads were not able to access health facilities within t...
Moyo lauds MDC mayors over cholera contributions 8 October 2018 HARARE – Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo, pictured, has commended the opposition MDC mayors for their contribution towards fighting the cholera epidemic which recently claimed the lives of over 45 people mainly in the capital, Harare. This comes as government has managed to contain...
Cholera outbreak under control: Govt 16 September 2018 HARARE - Government's efforts to contain the cholera outbreak that has so far claimed over 20 lives are yielding positive reports as there have been no deaths recorded as of yesterday Health and Child Care minister Obadiah Moyo has said. Speaking at the handover ceremony of some equipment from...
Obadiah Moyo in baptism of fire 14 September 2018 HARARE - The new minister of Health and Child Care Obadiah Moyo has been thrown right at the deep end as his appointment last week came at a time when the country is in the throes of a cholera outbreak. Unlike other ministers who had the luxury of first familiarising themselves with their port...
Chi-Town nurses' strike enters 2nd day 5 December 2017 HARARE – Chitungwiza Central Hospital nurses yesterday escalated their calls for the provision of basics to use during patient care yesterday, forcing the hospital's chief executive officer, Obadiah Moyo to meet with them and address theirs and the patient's plight. This comes as David Pariren...