Health authorities have identified at least five strains of the coronavirus in the region.
Dr Monica Musenero discusses a wide range of Covid-19 related issues.
Zimbabwe recently imposed strict localised lockdowns in three districts that have recorded a surge in Covid-19 cases and banned gatherings.
Six players who had contact with the infected players were put under surveillance.
The admission of the Democratic Republic of Congo, which is being fast-tracked, also faces headwinds, as there are no funds for the drive.