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Zimbabwe: street food vendors banned over typhoid, cholera fears - Deutsche Welle

Zimbabwe has banned street food vendors in the capital Harare following a typhoid outbreak blamed on poor sanitation and erratic water supplies. Vendors are resisting the ban saying it is threatening their livelihood. Simbabwe Typhus Cholera (DW/P ...and more »

Harare in vendors threat no-show - NewsDay

It was business as usual yesterday for vendors in the central business district, as Harare City Council, which had threatened to force them out, seemingly dithered, citing logistical problems. BY MUNESU NYAKUDYA. Harare announced a 48-hour ultimatum on ...and more »

Aid Groups Help Zimbabwe Fight Typhoid Outbreak - Voice of America

International aid groups have begun helping Zimbabwe fight an outbreak of typhoid. Some stakeholders say President Robert Mugabe's government has not been taking the outbreak seriously. Officials say the waterborne disease, which has struck more than ...and more »

Harare City Council to seize, destroy street food in 48 hrs - New

THE Harare City Council Tuesday said it was giving all food vendors operating in the central business district a 48 hour ultimatum to “cease operations forthwith”. Acting Town Clerk Josephine Ncube said council was ready for war against vendors trading ...and more »

CHRA challenges council to address the major drivers of water bone diseases - The Zimbabwean

The Combined Harare Residents Association (CHRA) has noted efforts by the Harare City Council to contain the typhoid outbreak which has resulted in two deaths in Mbare with about 132 suspected cases being reported. As part of their measures to contain ...and more »

Harare evicts vendors over typhoid outbreak fears - Independent Online

Vendors sell fish and vegetables on a street pavement in the Zimbabwean capital, Harare. Photo: ANA. Harare ‑ The Zimbabwean capital on Tuesday gave vendors a 48-hour ultimatum to cease operations in Harare following an outbreak of typhoid fever in the ...and more »

Council engages ZRP on vendors - The Herald

Harare City Council has engaged the Zimbabwe Republic Police to assist in removing illegal food vendors who defy the council's directive to stop selling food as a measure of mitigating the spread of typhoid in Harare, a council official said yesterday ...and more »

In Zimbabwe: Street Food Vendors Banned As Typhoid Grips Harare -

The Harare City Council has banned food vendors from operations in Zimbabwe's capital following an outbreak of typhoid which has left at least two people dead. In a statement issued on Tuesday evening, Acting Town Clerk, Josephine Ncube, said ...and more »