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CONSTRUCTION OF MATSIKIDZE CLINIC IN MASVINGO CENTRAL WARD 18 NOW UNDERWAY

PROBLEM
There was no clinic in ward 18 of Masvingo RDC in the area under headmen Matsikidze, Manunure, Chapota and Ndevo under chief Shumba. The RDC did not have any plans in place or in the near future to peg and construct a clinic in ward 18. Residents of ward 18 went to Chamakondo clinic located in ward 17, some 40km away for health services such as immunization of children, HIV and Cancer Screening/Treatment, pre and post-natal care for both men and women, just to mention a few. This resulted in the low uptake of health programs by young men and women from ward 18. The influx of ward 18 residents seeking health services from Chamakondo clinic in ward 17 resulted in conflicts between ward 18 and 17 residents over shortages of drugs. Most young people in the ward were disjoined, disorganized and less interested in participating in community development …