Thousands Celebrate the New Year at a Concert in Zimbabwe

Date: 2021-01-01 17:58:03


Thousands of people attended a music concert to celebrate New Year’s in the Mbare suburb of Harare, Zimbabwe, early Friday.

Despite a government ban on music concerts and public gatherings due to a surge in Covid-19 infections, thousands of people gathered in one of the country’s poorest neighborhoods to celebrate the New Year.

According to its health ministry, Zimbabwe recorded a total of 13,867 COVID-19 cases including 363 deaths by Dec. 31.

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