No Paid Leave For Newly Employed Pregnant Women in Zimbabwe

Women who are pregnant less than a year into their employment are not entitled to the mandatory 98 days of maternity leave on full salary, Justice Minister Ziyambi Ziyambi has said. Earlier, the government said, it was in the process of removing the restrictions from the constitution.

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