New feather in President’s cap…appointed WHO goodwill ambassador

Takunda Maodza in Montevideo, URUGUAY— President Mugabe will spearhead the fight against non-communicable diseases (NCDs) in Africa after he accepted a request by the World Health Organisation (WHO) to be its goodwill ambassador on the continent. The President is here for the WHO global conference on NCDs. NCDs are chronic diseases that cannot be passed from person-to-person…
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Govt in drive to contain NCDs •Inter-ministerial task force on cards: President •National policy framework in place

Takunda Maodza in MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay— Government is making efforts to establish an Inter-Ministerial Task Force on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) because such diseases need a multi-sectoral response, President Mugabe has said. NCDs are chronic diseases that cannot be passed from person-to-person and include cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory and cardiovascular diseases. Read More………. Dialysis too expensive, says Parirenyatwa…
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