Saturday, July 11, 2020
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Western Cape Premier Alan Winde Tests Positive for COVID-19

One of the most visible public figures in South Africa during the COVID pandemic, and often compared to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo for...
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Glenn Sandler was 36 and Healthy when Covid-19 Plunged Him into...

Glenn Sandler, 36, worked as a business intelligence analyst for Capitec. He lived with his fiancée, was able to work remotely, and, as the...
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South African Scientist Appointed to Serve on Vaccine Trial Board

Eskom interim Chairman, Professor Malegapuru Makgoba, has been appointed to serve on the 12-member expert panel of the Data and Safety Monitoring Board for...
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North West MEC Succumbs to Covid-19 as South African Cases Surpass...

North West Premier Job Mokgoro has expressed condolences at the passing of the province’s Cooperative Governance, Human Settlement and Traditional Affairs MEC, Gordon Kegakilwe,...
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South Africa Approaches 200,000 Positive Cases

South Africa has now recorded a confirmed 196,759 Covid-19 cases, as of 5 July 2020, according to SA's Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize... and...
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Stormers Rugby Team Pitches in and Helps Install COVID Hospital

The Stormers rugby team spent today at the Brackengate temporary hospital in Cape Town helping to put the finishing touches to the hospital, and...
Zackie Achmat (right) with friend of many decades Jack Lewis after Achmat received the 2018 International AIDS Society President’s award on a webinar on Thursday.

Zackie Achmat Calls for Activism Against Covid-19

Zackie Achmat, activist and co-founder of the Treatment Action Campaign (TAC), stressed the need for more openness and activism during the Covid-19 crisis in...
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South Africans Urge Each Other to Use Masks as Cases Peak

As positive cases of coronavirus peak in South Africa - with another 8,735 recorded on Thursday and 95 deaths, the country's social media users...
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MTN Gives R500K to Relief Fund for Journalists Hit by Pandemic

MTN South Africa has made a donation of R500,000 to a newly started relief fund to help journalists whose livelihoods have been devastated by...
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Nomandla Yako, Who Defied Thabo Mbeki by Importing HIV Medicines, Passes...

Described by friends, colleagues and family as a soft soul who got along with everybody, HIV/AIDS activist Nomandla Yako died on Sunday night in...