Schools closing in December

Government has released a school calendar which will see Primary and Secondary schools closing in December with learners proceeding to the next level in 2021 despite the challenges caused by the covid-19 pandemic.

This was confirmed by the Primary and Secondary Education Minister, Ambassador Cain Mathema at the post cabinet briefing held this Tuesday in Harare. Meanwhile …

Zimbabwe recoreded  21   new cases of covid-19 yesterday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 7 thousand 837  .

And no   death was  recorded yesterday .

In a statement the Ministry of Health and Childcare said all of the 21  new  cases are local transmissions.

The national recovery rate still  stands at 78 percent after   10  recoveries were reported, bringing  the total number for  recoveries to 6 thousand 122.

There are currently 1 thousand 487  active cases.

Since the onset of the outbreak in march 228  people have succumbed to the pandemic.