Red Cross concerned over fake certificates

Staff Report |  2 years ago | local

The Zimbabwe Red Cross Society (ZRCS) has raised concern over escalation of bogus institutions and agencies offering fake nurse aide and first aid certificates. In an interview radio, Zimbabwe Red Cross Society’s Secretary General, Elias Hwenga warned those who are doing so that the law will soon catch up with them and they will be brought to book. This comes after, there has been a spread of agencies and institutions in the country claiming to offer nurse aide and first aid training due to the high demand of trained healthcare workers in Europe, Australia and the United States. National Aids Council uploaded all sectors and development partners they work with in developing ways and strategies to eliminate and reduce the spread of HIV and AIDS.

In a speech read on his behalf by National Aids Council Provincial Manager, Mr Evos Makoni, NAC Chief Executive Dr. Benard Madzima acknowledged that in the Zimbabwe National HIV and Aids Strategic Plan they worked in all sectors and partners in a bid to cover every Zimbabwean as espoused in the National Developmet Strategy one and other development guidelines documents. He further expressed confidence in achieving 95-95-95 by 2025 as targeted by  Zimbabwe National HIV and Aids Strategic Plan 4.