Zimbabwe recorded six deaths and 79 new cases of Covid-19 yesterday.

Five deaths in Harare were community fatalities which occurred between 3 and 8 October but were not initially reported.

Apparently, schools have of late been new hotspots, with the government saying it is taking necessary measures to turn the tide.

Zimbabwe is contending a third wave urging citizens to get vaccinated and to adhere to health guidelines and protocols.

On vaccination, the country is planning to vaccinate 10 out of estimated 15 million people.