Zimbabwe: Chiwenga Denies Hospitals Overwhelmed By Covid-19, Warns Social Media Users

Vice President and Health Minister Constantino Chiwenga has denied claims the country’s hospitals are overwhelmed amid a surge in Covid-19 cases and face a critical shortage of beds and equipment.

However, the VP was quick to accuse “social media soldiers of fortune” of communicating falsehoods on social media that public and private hospitals had run out of beds and equipment.

Zimbabwe Thursday saw the highest toll of Covid-19 deaths when 47 people died and 1 112 new infections were recorded.

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