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Lockdown measures eased to level 2, beer outlets, nightclubs remain closed in Zimbabwe

Most of government in Africa has adopted Covid-19 alert levels as the measure to control the spread of Covid-19. This Covid-19 alert levels are determined by thee daily Covid-19 infection rate.

When Covid-19 hit the world in 2019/2020, it caught governments of the world unexpectedly and not prepared. So the harsh Lockdown was the first measure to control the spread of Covid-19 which many governments of the world think of and introduced.

Harsh Lockdown closed everything down, and people remained inside their homes, with only few for essential service working.

President of the republic of Zimbabwe Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa has reviewed the country’s lockdown measures from COVID19 alert level 4 to Covid-19 alert level 2.

Below are the highlights of new changes introduce by president Emerson Mnangagwa:

1. Curfew from 2200 to 05:30hrs

2. Businesses to operate from 0800 to 1900hrs

3. Restaurants & bars within hotels & lodges to operate between 1000 to 2200hrs

4. Bottlestores to open between 1000 and 1600hrs

5. Beer outlets & nightclubs to remain closed.

6. Public gatherings to not exceed 100.

7. Decongestion of offices shall be at 50%

8. Intercity now permitted in strict adherence to Covid-19 health measures

9. Low-risk sports to resume from 0800 to 1600hrs

10. High and medium-risk sporting activities to seek approval

11. Persons entering the country should present a Covid-19 test valid less than 48 hrs.

12. Lockdown relaxation to be reviewed in 2 weeks.

People are advised to to adhere by the new introduced regulations.


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