Minister of Youth, Sport and Child Development Moses Mawere has with immediate effect suspended all sport activities in the cholera prone areas due to the cholera epidemic.
Mr. Mawere says the suspension will continue until the relevant public health authorities advise the country to go back to their normal sporting programming.
This is contained in a press statement made available to ZANIS by the Minister of Youth, Sport and Child Development Moses Mawere.
Mr. Mawere said different measures are being put in place to control the situation to avoid spreading the disease and its complete eradication as guided by government.
He urged members of the public to seriously observe personal and public cleanliness everywhere at all costs and avoid handshakes.
Mr. Mawere also encouraged people to thoroughly wash hands after using a toilet, drink clean water and clean food and also avoid buying food from the streets.
He further urged the members of the public to adhere to the National Public Guidance and share the information with members of the Associations accordingly.