Kwekwe has advisable restrictions on public gatherings within the metropolis after Kwekwe Residents chairperson and distinguished businessman Robson Kadenhe has succumbed to Covid-19 issues.
Kadenhe is believed to have contracted the virus after a latest go to to India the place a rampaging Covid-19 menace continues to kill hundreds.
India has in latest weeks develop into a world Covid-19 epicentre registering a mean of at the very least 3 000 Covid-19 deaths a day.
“Neighborhood mobilisation and well being schooling must be stepped up. Public gatherings have to be restricted within the metropolis.
“All returnees and foreigners should be examined for Covid-19 and quarantined,” learn metropolis preliminary suggestions.
“The outbreak report of Covid-19 in Kwekwe Metropolis began on the twelfth of Might 2021 following the dying of Robson Kadenhe (76/M) of twenty-two Previous Gokwe Street, Chicago Plots.
“Mr Kadenhe, his spouse (Mary Kadenhe) and nephew (Nataly Kadenhe, 21/F) who returned from India on twenty ninth April have been antigen (Ag) examined on 9 Might 2021 at their plot by Dr Tavashure.
“Mr Kadenhe and his spouse examined optimistic and Nataly examined detrimental. Mr Kadenhe died on 12 Might 2021.”
Kadenhe, it has been gathered, fell sick on 8 Might 2021 and exhibited signs resembling fever, chills, dry cough and diarrhoea.
The now deceased, in response to the report, was a identified hypertensive on therapy and had excessive RBS ranges above 33 on the time he was first seen by his physician on the ninth of Might although he was not a identified diabetic.
“His situation is reported to have deteriorated on the twelfth of Might and as preparations have been being made to ship him for ICU care, he died in an ambulance on arrival to Kwekwe hospital,” the report learn.
Based on the report, one Zvichauya Midzi an EHT at Kwekwe Metropolis Well being, who had contact with each Mr Kadenhe and Nataly whereas they have been processing their enterprise licence examined optimistic on 12 Might 2021 at Cimas Laboratory.
It’s mentioned a complete of 9 contacts of the three circumstances have been examined on 13 Might at Al Davis Clinic and 6 examined optimistic.
Contact tracing was performed and 4 contacts of the Kadenhes who keep on the plot and had no signs have been Ag examined at Al Davis Clinic and one examined optimistic.
A observe up on Midzi was executed on 13 Might 2021 and a complete of 5 contacts exhibiting signs resembling cough and fever have been examined and all examined optimistic.
The 5 contacts of Midzi included three minors aged between 4 and 12 enrolled at Goldridge Major College examined optimistic.
Moreover, 4 lecturers from the college have been examined at Al Davis Clinic they usually all examined detrimental.