In addition to airtime and rates, the Techzim bot will now also provide information on the Coronavirus.
By simply sending the word Corona to the TZ bot (+263717684274) on WhatsApp you’ll get access to the following information:
- What Coronavirus is (send keyword what) ;
- symptoms for Coronavirus (send keyword symptom) ;
- how to protect yourself and others (send keyword protect) ;
- how testing for COVID 19 works (send keyword test) ;
- get the current statistics on COVID 19 (send keyword stats) ;
- the official position in Zimbabwe regarding COVID 19 (send keyword Zim) ;
- how to self isolate if you have symptoms(send keyword isolate) ;
- popular COVID 19 myths and facts (send keyword facts) ;
- share the service with others (send keyword share).
The information on the chatbot can be accessed in 3 languages; English, Shona and Ndebele.