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Raw sewage in streets: Cholera is Zimbabwe's latest crisis

Sep 22, 2018 - Associated Press
Board and Executive Moves

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) - Raw sewage flows freely in some streets of Zimbabwe's capital, posing a deadly challenge to the recently elected president who has promised the troubled country a new dawn.

A cholera outbreak has killed more than 30 people and sickened more than 7,000 as it spreads beyond Harare, posing the latest crisis for a government that pledges, somehow, to turn a collapsed economy into a middle-class one by 2030.

The signs are not encouraging. Inflation has spiked. Pres...