BREAKING: Intercity travel back, curfew shortened, business hours now longer

Zimstar News

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has removed the ban on intercity travel, shortened curfew hours and further increased business hours as he moved the country’s lockdown from level 4 to 2.

In an address to the nation at state house this Tuesday afternoon, Mnangagwa said the new relaxed measures were as a result of the recent reduction in new Covid-19 infections and deaths.

Presidential Lockdown Review in Brief

  1. Curfew from 2200 to 05:30hrs
  2. Businesses to operate from 0800 to 1900hrs
  3. Restaurants & bars within hotels & lodges to operate between 1000 to 2200hrs
  4. Bottlestores to open between 1000 and 1600hrs
  5. Beer outlets & nightclubs to remain closed.
  6. Public gatherings to not exceed 100.
  7. Decongestion of offices shall be at 50%
  8. Intercity now permitted in strict adherence to Covid-19 health measures
  9. Low-risk sports to resume from 0800 to 1600hrs
  10. High and medium-risk sporting activities to seek approval
  11. Persons entering the country should present a Covid-19 test valid less than 48 hrs.
  12. Lockdown relaxation to be reviewed in 2 weeks