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Mpilo to dispose property on December 4

29 November 2015 | 1728 Views
Mpilo Hospital which is currently embroiled in administration problems after some senior officials were arrested and dismissed for allegations of maladministration and fraud will conduct an auction t...
by Stephen Jakes

Mpilo cancer patient gets wrong injection, arm rots, amputated

18 November 2015 | 2821 Views
A MAN has had his arm amputated after a nurse at Mpilo Central Hospital allegedly gave him a wrong injection which caused it to rot.The hospital has admitted wrong-doing and performed the ampu...
by Auxilia Katongomara

Ambulances deliver food to Mpilo

15 November 2015 | 1526 Views
AMBULANCES are known to save lives by transporting the sick or injured to hospital, but at Mpilo Central Hospital the emergency vehicles are now saving lives by delivering food.The referral ho...
by Staff reporter

30% of Mpilo babies die

02 November 2015 | 2501 Views
A THIRD of approximately 1,000 babies born prematurely annually at Mpilo Central Hospital die before attaining their first month of life, alarming figures from the hospital show.The statistics...
by Thandeka Moyo

Key participant in Mpilo Hospital probe of corruption dies mysteriously

01 November 2015 | 4117 Views
A key participant in the investigations of Mpilo Hospital probing the issues of corruption which reportedly hit the health institution, Dr Phinot Moyo has died mysteriously.Social media users ...
by Stephen Jakes

World Vision refurbishes Mpilo HIV lab

31 October 2015 | 1393 Views
World Vision Zimbabwe has handed over to Mpilo hospital an HIV laboratory that was refurbished at a cost of US$195 000.The laboratory will help facilitate the early diagnosis of HIV in inf...
by Staff reporter

Abortions for a fee at Mpilo Hospital

12 October 2015 | 3919 Views
EXECUTIVES at Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo allegedly flouted disciplinary procedures to reinstate convicted criminals that perpetuated fraud and corruption, an audit carried out by the Health Se...
by Temba Dube

Mpilo 'killer' doctor remanded in custody

11 October 2015 | 2745 Views
A MPILO Central Hospital doctor who was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly pummelled a nurse with a log, causing her death days later, has appeared in court charged with murder.Alexander N...
by Mashudu Netsianda

Doctor who killed nurse remanded in custody

10 October 2015 | 4912 Views
A MPILO Central Hospital doctor who was arrested on Tuesday after he allegedly pummelled a nurse with a log, causing her death days later, has appeared in court charged with murder. Alexa...
by Mashudu Netsianda

Tshinga Dube's committee barred from Mpilo tour

07 October 2015 | 2076 Views
A HEALTH committee from Makokoba suburb in Bulawayo tasked by the area's legislator Retired Colonel Tshinga Dube to tour Mpilo Hospital was yesterday barred from its mission by hospital executives....
by Auxilia Katongomara

Woman left with surgical glove in body after operation

29 September 2015 | 2576 Views
A WOMAN from Zhombe in the Midlands has been living with a surgical glove stuck inside her body after a botched surgical operation last Thursday at Mpilo Central Hospital. The surgical glove was only ...
by Nqobile Tshili

Three Mpilo Hospital bosses nabbed

06 September 2015 | 2594 Views
THREE Mpilo Central Hospital bosses - Mrs Regina Duduza Moyo, Mr Mxolisi Sibanda and Mr Charles Govo - were yesterday arrested on allegations of fraud, reportedly involving more than $100 000 emanatin...
by Staff Reporter

'Violation of patient privacy at Mpilo hospital' - Staff posts photo on Facebook

04 September 2015 | 6112 Views
Editor,Please see below, I think it's worth informing the public about violations of patient privacy at Mpilo hospital.This is the email I sent to the hospital, along with picture evid...
by Concerned Citizen

UK based midwife launches Mpilo Maternity Project

26 August 2015 | 2154 Views
Samukeliso 'Sam' Tennyson Sibanda is a midwife, based in Northampton UK, who started the Mpilo Maternity Project as her very own personal project. Recently named the LIFE project, she and her esteemed...
by Thebe, Linda

Mpilo Hospital - just 'witnessed two patients die in the ward before being attended'

23 August 2015 | 4989 Views
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by Concerned Citizen

Grieving mother stabs nurse over death of her child

19 August 2015 | 3978 Views
A GRIEVING mum who had just lost her daughter at Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo ran amok and attacked a nurse with a used needle and fists, accusing the hospital staffer of causing the death of he...
by Thandeka Moyo

Hospital bosses stole millions

08 August 2015 | 3379 Views
MPILO Central Hospital executives acted as a syndicate to fraudulently bleed millions of dollars from the institution's coffers, a recently concluded internal audit has revealed.The audit, cov...
by Temba Dube

Mpilo hospital operates with one anaesthetist

02 August 2015 | 2827 Views
MPILO Central Hospital in Bulawayo has been operating with only one expatriate anaesthetist while Harare boasts of a total of 55 of the practitioners, amid reports that the specialists are demanding l...
by Dumisani Nsingo

Mpilo Hospital Fund-Raising jamboree by 'Touched by an Angel'

26 June 2015 | 4987 Views
Following a successful  fund raising dinner party at the Holiday Inn London Heathrow Ariel on the 6th December 2014, in pursuance of its objectives, the Touched By An Angel charity is invitin...
by Thulani Nkala

Mpilo Hospital in patient death storm

13 June 2015 | 4925 Views
MPILO Central Hospital faces medical negligence allegations after a Bulawayo man claimed that his son, a college student, died a day after he was admitted due to possible malpractice by the hospital'...
by Clemence Manyukwe

Nurse bashes hubby for demanding too much sex

12 June 2015 | 10442 Views
A nurse at Mpilo Central Hospital continuously assaulted her hubby as a way of stopping him demanding too much sex, a court heard.Nomaswazi Nkala, said she was now too tired of engaging s...
by Staff Reporter

Mpilo Central Hospital in another fresh cash scandal

22 May 2015 | 1958 Views
Mpilo Central Hospital has been sucked in another fresh financial scandal after authorities secretly withdrew cash from the Bulawayo United Residents' Association (Bura) account.The money ...
by Staff Reporter

Mpilo Central Hospital issues sawing machine tender

17 May 2015 | 2958 Views
Scandal ridden Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo has issued a tender for the raft of equipment including supply of sawing machine and kitchen utensils.The tender falls under 'invitation for s...
by Thobekile Zhou

'Investigative audit needed for the health sector,' says Dr Labode

12 May 2015 | 3203 Views
Following the spate of exposure to the corruption currently said to be rocking Mpilo general Hospital in Bulawayo the MDC-T senator Doctor Ruth Labode said there is an urgent need for the investigati...
by Stephen Jakes

Auditors ordered into Mpilo after bomb scare

28 April 2015 | 3768 Views
THE Minister of Health and Child Care Dr David Parirenyatwa has ordered auditors to immediately move in at Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo following a bomb scare last week linked to an unravelling ...
by Temba Dube

Bulawayo 'blood hunter' stabs granny twice

27 April 2015 | 2861 Views
A BULAWAYO woman is battling for life at Mpilo Central Hospital after a 33-year-old neighbour broke into her shack in the dead of the night while she was asleep and stabbed her on the breast and throa...
by Staff Reporter

Bomb scare sends Mpilo board scurrying for cover

25 April 2015 | 5191 Views
There was drama as the Mpilo Central Hospital board was forced to abort a meeting on Wednesday after police said there was a bomb in the institution's boardroom.The meeting was called to ...
by Staff Reporter

Mpilo Hospital drama - keys to vital offices stolen

22 April 2015 | 6322 Views
THIEVES allegedly stole crucial keys for Mpilo Hospital offices while the person in charge was buying food.Police said thieves broke into acting clinical director, Solwani Ngwenya's car and g...
by Staff Reporter

Three senior officials at Mpilo suspended

18 April 2015 | 3055 Views
THREE senior officials implicated in a tender scam that has reportedly resulted in Mpilo Central Hospital losing millions of dollars have been suspended, Chronicle reported.A fourth official ...
by Temba Dube

Health Minister locked in marathon meeting with Mpilo officials

10 April 2015 | 3622 Views
Minister of Health and Child Care David Parirenyatwa is locked in a marathon closed door meeting with Mpilo Central Hospital officials.Speculation is rife at the institution that several off...
by Thobekile Zhou

Dr Parirenyatwa cancels Mpilo briefing

04 April 2015 | 1669 Views
Health Minister Dr David Parirenyatwa yesterday cancelled a Press conference where he was scheduled to brief journalists about action his ministry is taking following corruption allegations against se...
by Temba Dube

One of the San Elders admitted in hospital seek financial support

27 March 2015 | 1772 Views
One of the elderly San people living in Tsholotsho Balisi Moyo believed to be over 80 years old is reportedly admitted at Tsholotsho District Hospital  after she suffered acute blood shortage...
by Stephen Jakes

Mpilo Hospital warned over debt collectors

19 March 2015 | 1584 Views
THE MDC-T Bulawayo provincial leadership has warned the Mpilo Hospital to desist from engaging debt collectors to reign on defaulting patients saying the move will be a violation of the people's right...
by Stephen Jakes

Mpilo Hospital to unleash more debt collectors

12 March 2015 | 1614 Views
CASH-STRAPPED Mpilo Central Hospital in Bulawayo is yet again unleashing ruthless debt collectors to recover several millions of dollars owed by patients.The health institution is inviting...
by Thobekile Zhou

Mpilo Hospital boss sued for $1 million

07 March 2015 | 2787 Views
BULAWAYO businessman Ashton Mpofu has filed a $1 million lawsuit against Mpilo Central Hospital's director of operations, Duduza Regina Moyo, accusing her of lying that he sent her death threats f...
by Staff Reporter

Prison officer assaults wife with hammer after being denied sex

23 February 2015 | 4281 Views
A libidinous Bulawayo prison officer allegedly attacked his wife with a hammer for denying him sex, hours after she had been discharged from hospital.The woman had been hospitalised after the ...
by Matthews Estell

Man's stomach ripped wide open over R2

17 February 2015 | 2642 Views
A 31-YEAR-OLD man from Makokoba, Bulawayo, is battling for his life in intensive care at Mpilo Central Hospital after his stomach was ripped wide open at a shebeen on Sunday.Msilisi Magutshwa ...
by Staff Reporter

Woman blames doctors over grandson's death

17 February 2015 | 2381 Views
A BULAWAYO woman yesterday told an inquest that negligent doctors at Mpilo Central Hospital caused the death of her three-weeks old grandson.Speaking during the ongoing inquest on the death ...
by Thandeka Moyo

Mpilo boss gets death threats over tender

17 February 2015 | 2421 Views
POLICE had to be called in after Mpilo Central Hospital's director of operations reported having received death threats from an executive of a company whose tender to build a $3 million cancer ward...
by Temba Dube

Woman 'rather save for decent burial than pay hospital fees'

01 February 2015 | 2346 Views
"I would rather sit at home and wait to die in pain from these chronic headaches as I cannot afford medical fees that Mpilo Central Hospital is demanding. I would rather save for a decent burial."...
by Robin Muchetu

Mpilo Hospital way out sign

07 January 2015 | 5584 Views
by Concerned citizen

26 babies born on Christmas day in Bulawayo

27 December 2014 | 1475 Views
TWENTY-SIX babies were born on Christmas Day at Bulawayo's three largest hospitals. Mpilo Central Hospital successfully delivered 15 babies while United Bulawayo Hospitals (UBH) delivered eight...
by Charity Ruzvidzo

Mpilo hospital in hot soup over infant death

08 December 2014 | 3815 Views
Mpilo Central Hospital has been dragged to court over the death of an infant who was roasted to death by an incubator while the mother watched helplessly.The inquest involves Nobuhle Nkomo fro...
by Court Reporter

Mpilo Hospital touched by an angel fundraising event.

04 December 2014 | 3214 Views
If for circumstances beyond your control, you are unable to attend the Dinner and Dance Fund-Raising function by medical charity Vana veZimbabwe on Friday -5/12/2014, but are passionate about the ...
by Thulani Nkala

Fundraising dinner for Harare and Mpilo hospitals

03 December 2014 | 1438 Views
Medical charity Vana VeZimbabwe will this Friday host a fundraising dinner and dance in London to contribute towards the purchase of medical equipment for hospitals in Zimbabwe.Leading Zim...
by Own Correspondent

Hospitals violating government policy

03 October 2014 | 1726 Views
Expectant members, children below five and people aged above 65 should be treated free of charge, a Cabinet minister said yesterday. Speaking in Bulawayo yesterday after inaugurating hospi...
by Staff Reporter

'Umuntu usuka eMashonaland ezothi umhlaba osemaNdebeleni ngowakhe' - WhatsApp update

23 September 2014 | 2461 Views
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by Concerned Citizen

'What's happening at mpilo is a day light scam' - WhatsApp update

22 September 2014 | 1995 Views
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by Concerned Resident

Stillborn baby goes missing from hospital

01 September 2014 | 2393 Views
A STILLBORN baby reportedly went missing last Friday at Mpilo Hospital, a family has said. The family claimed that a thorough search was conducted but the corpse could not be located prompting them to...
by Danisa Masuku

Mothers sleep on the floor at Mpilo hospital

31 August 2014 | 2590 Views
Mothers at Bulawayo's Mpilo Hospital are sleeping on the floor in the Paediatric Unit where their sick children are receiving treatment.The hospital's Pediatric Unit, the only referral cen...
by Staff reporter

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