Zimbabwe on High Alert for Swine Flu

Zimbabwe is high alert for swine flu says the Ministry of Health.

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health and Child Welfare, Retired Brigadier Dr Gerald Gwinji was quoted in Bulawayo News24 as saying:

So far we have not heard any cases of H1N1 or suspected cases, but our response team is alert and we have enough stocks of tummy flu

He also added that Zimbabwe has purchased testing machines which means testing can be done locally.

The government has previously acted quickly to deal with a potential outbreak of the dangerous strain of flu.

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