The Ministry of Health and Child Care has dispatched a team to Bernard Mizeki College in Marondera after a student died on Monday from what is suspected to be Cholera. 10 other students at the institution are reported to have complained of serious stomach ailments.
Dr Simukai Zizhou, the Provincial Medical Director for Mashonaland East confirmed the death saying that the authorities wanted to ensure that no people leave the affected area.
The school has since announced the report as carried by ZBC is “unfounded and totally untrue”
Marondera formally Marandellas is located some 67 km from Harare and is the capital of Mashonaland East Province. The city is surrounded by commercial farms where the residents go for seasonal employment. As of 2013, the town has a popuation of an estimated 46 000.... Read More About Marondera
Bernard Mizeki College is a Zimbabwean secondary school located in Mashonaland East Province. The school offers ordinary and advanced level and has a boarding facility. Read More About Bernard Mizeki College
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