Tuesday, June 2, 2020

Underwater Photo Leads to Discovery of Tiny Seahorse Species in Sodwana...

Before you read this article, pause for a moment and look at the nail on your little finger. That’s about the size of a...
Photo: Rocco Meiring, by Reg Caldercott

South Africa’s Top Swimmers Desperate to Dive Back in the Pool

South Africa’s top swimmers are in desperate need to get back into the water so they can resume their training for next year’s Olympic...
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DIRCO Repatriates Over 5,000 South Africans Stranded Abroad

The Department of International Relations and Cooperation (DIRCO) announced today that it has facilitated the repatriation by air of 5,239 South Africans stranded abroad. According...
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Unwed Fathers May Soon Be Allowed to Register Children’s Birth in...

In a victory for “invisible, undocumented children”, unwed fathers will soon be able to register the births of their children without the mother being...

South Africa’s Retro Musicians Unite for Amazing Lockdown Legends Concert

Some of South Africa's greatest musicians from the last few decades are uniting to perform a unique 'Lockdown Legends' online concert that will raise...
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Free State Secures 25 Quarantine Sites including Resorts

The Free State government has identified 25 quarantine facilities to accommodate people who have had contact with COVID-19 patients. “We have 10 quarantine facilities that...

Wildlife Thriving Off Simon’s Town During Lockdown

Wildlife is thriving off Simon’s Town during lockdown and “life’s a beach for these locals”, according to the City of Cape Town, South Africa. This...

WATCH Dear Mr President, Hope is Not Cancelled

The Class of 2020 at a South African school in KwaZulu-Natal - Felixton College near Empangeni - have put together a moving video message...

First SA Public Advocate for Children Named in Western Cape

The country’s first public advocate for children and guardian of their rights will take up her post from 1 June, Western Cape Premer Alan Winde...
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Over 15,000 Farmers Approved for COVID-19 Fund in South Africa

More than 15,000 small-scale farmers in South Africa have been approved for the COVID-19 Agricultural Disaster Fund, says Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development...