Covid-19 Update

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the hospital is constantly updating measures put in place to safeguard patients, staff, and visitors accordingly. Therefore, we urge you to continuously check with us for updates. In line with these updates, patients continue to receive one visitor per day (registered next of kin ONLY) for 30 minutes. However, only visitors with SURGICAL MASKS will be allowed within patient areas. Please refer to the visiting hours page for the revised visiting times. To adequately assist emergency cases during this period, the Persons Under Investigations (PUI) isolation ward remains fully functional. The ward ensures that all emergency cases receive care while a Covid-19, Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test is being conducted.

Montagu Covid-19 Relief Trust

 Montagu Covid-19 Relief Centre is now open for Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) and Antigen testing services. The Relief Centre is working in collaboration with a Ministry of Health and ChildCare (MoHCC) approved laboratory, ensuring results are both reliable and acceptable by all providers.

The testing service is open for travellers, patients fulfilling hospital admission requirements, confirmatory testing in cases of symptoms and all other requirements. There is a patient services team available on site from 7am-4pm  to serve and assist patients every step of the way. The team consists of Covid-19 trained nursing staff who are knowledgeable and can assist patients decide on the best test to take and how to proceed after receiving results.

Being a Covid-19 Relief facility, the centre practices very high standards of safety with swabbing being done within an open space allowing good air circulation and ensuring safety of caregivers and patients.

The Montagu Covid-19 Relief Centre is located at 135 Josiah Chinamano, Cnr Chinamano and 5th Avenue. The area is easily accessible and has plenty of parking space.

For any enquiries please do not hesitate to contact us on +263 (242) 700216/0+263 (242) 705015. Alternatively, you can e-mail us on

Montagu Covid-19 Relief Centre is a facility that was born out of a “Trust” which is a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative of Medical Investments Limited (MIL). The initiative was registered as a Trust in April of 2020, with the mandate to fundraise, manage and oversee the setting up of the Covid-19 dedicated facility. The Trust has a team of Trustees who were appointed to sit on the board of Trustees specifically for the knowledge and expertise that they offer. The Trustees consist of:

The Board Chairman of MIL, Mr J. Maposa,

Mrs C.K Tandi ,

Mrs G. Zaravanhu,

Prof C.E Ndhlovu,

 Mr V.R Gapare ,

Mr F. Makoni and

Mr F. Mungoni.

*Brief profiles have been provided below.

The Trustees are experts in different fields such as Finance, Accountancy and Medicine thereby uniquely contributing to the success of the Trust.

The Centre is still in the process of finalising its set up and will be opening soon.

To assist in Donations in cash or kind from individual, corporate entities, Non-Governmental Organisations (NGOs) are welcome.

Please forward any cash donations to the below bank account details.

Ecobank Zimbabwe

USD Account       ZWD ACCOUNT

Account Name: Montagu Covid19 Relief Trust

Account Number: 5712000009301(ZWL)

Branch: Borrowdale

Swift Code: ECOCZWHX


Account Name: Montagu Covid19 Relief Trust

Account Number:5783600020762(USD)

Branch: Borrowdale

Swift Code: ECOCZWHX


Or Alternately

Nedbank Zimbabwe

Account Name: The Montagu Covid19 Relief Trust

Account Number: 11990773248(USD)

Branch: Jason Moyo

Swift Code: MBCAZWHX


ZWD Account

Account Name: The Montagu Covid19 Relief Trust

Account Number: 11990773213(ZWL)

Branch: Jason Moyo

Swift Code: MBCAZWHX

For donations or any enquiries regarding the Trust, please contact us through Mr Michael Takarinda on Alternatively you can call us on telephone number +2638677006175.





 James has had extensive experience in the mining industry over a 30 year period since joining Anglo American Corporation in 1986.

Has served on the boards of Zimbabwe Alloys, Bindura Nickel Corporation, AMZIM Gold and National Foods. Has served on the Chamber of Mines for over 20 years and elected as Chamber of Mines President for two terms from 2000 to 2002. James has been Chairman of Standard Chartered Bank and was Chairman of MIPF from June 2007 to March 2013 .

James was Managing Director for Anglo American Corporation Services from 2003 to 2006.

He is the current chairman of Unki Mines Limited, Southridge Ltd and AMZIM boards. He also chairs the Anglo American Pension Funds – AAAC and AMZIM Pension Funds. He currently serves on the Hippo Valley Board, Debshan Ranches and Medical Investment Limited (Avenues Clinic).

He is an Honours Graduate of the University of Ken at Canterbury in Industrial Relations, Government and Politics.



Gloria Zvaravanhu is the Chief Executive Officer of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Zimbabwe (ICAZ).

A Chartered Accountant by profession, she is a past President of ICAZ and was the second female president in ICAZ’s 100-year history. With 17 years of experience in financial management, thirteen of which at Executive Management level.

Before joining ICAZ, she served as a General Manager at NicozDiamond Insurance Limited, a Finance Executive at First Mutual Life and a Manager at KPMG Chartered Accountants in both audit and Corporate Finance departments.

She is an alumnus of the prestigious US State Department/Fortune 500 Global women mentoring program where she was mentored by one of the top ‘50 Most Powerful Women in Business’ in the United States.

She holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from Rhodes University, South Africa and a Master in Business Leadership degree from the University of South Africa. She has also just completed an LLM degree in International Business Law with the University of Cumbria, UK.

She serves as the Chairman of Chengetedzayi Depository Company Board and Chairs several other audit committees in Zimbabwe.

At continental level she serves on the Pan African Federation of Accountants Board where she represents 15 countries in Southern Africa. She also serves on the Africa Integrated Reporting Council.

At International Level, she was recently appointed to serve on a business committee of the International Federation of Accountants with effect from January 2020.

Gloria has won several business accolades in Zimbabwe that include Female Manager of the year (2013), Corporate Governance Professional of the year (2017), Young Professional leader of the year (2018).

Victor Robinson Gapare

Victor is the Chief Executive Officer of GAT Investments (Private) Limited which owns and operates Bilboes Holdings (Private) Limited, a gold mining and exploration company with operations in Matabeleland North and Pan African Mining (Private) Limited which owns and operates Ayrshire and Muriel Gold Mines. The Bilboes and Pan African Mining Group produce around 660kg of gold per year. Bilboes recently completed a Definitive Feasibility Study for a bigger operation at its Matabeleland properties.

Victor is a former President of the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe.

Victor worked for Anglo American Corporation for 16 years and rose to the position of Operations Director before completing a management buyout of the Anglo American gold mines in Zimbabwe which are housed under Bilboes Holdings (Private) Limited in 2003.

Victor holds a Bachelor of Business Studies degree from the University of Zimbabwe and a Master’s Degree in Business Leadership from the University of South Africa. He is a Director of African Century Limited, a Zimbabwean leasing company, Intrachem (Private) Limited, a manufacturer and supplier of mining explosives and chemicals in Zimbabwe, PowerSpeed Electrical Limited, a supplier of electrical and hardware in Zimbabwe as well as R Davis and Company, a civil contracting and mining company.

Fungai Makoni

Fungai Makoni is the Managing Director of Mimosa Mines. He is a Financial and Business management expert. He over 16years experience and has held various  senior management positions. He trained with Deloitte & Touche and possesses a B.Com Accounting, CTA, and Part II FQE. He is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Zimbabwe (ICAZ)

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