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Covid-19 News Updates for South Africa

All the Covid-19 news updates from South Africa. Find out the latest Coronavirus news here on recoveries, positive cases and statistics by province…

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South Africa Records Over 13 000 New COVID-19 Cases

The devastating reality of COVID-19 continues to batter the country as South Africa reported a record of 13 674 new cases on Thursday, bringing the...
SA records over 4 400 new COVID-19 cases

South Africa Puts the Brakes On Revised COVID-19 Protocols

South Africa's Department of Health says the implementation of the revised COVID-19 contact tracing, quarantine and isolation protocols released last week have been suspended. In...
SA Study Reveals Pfizer May Only Partially Protect Against Omicron BUT More Promising Than Headlines

SA Study Reveals Pfizer May Only Partially Protect Against Omicron BUT...

While initial laboratory experiments in South Africa have shown that the Omicron variant can "partially evade" protection from the Pfizer vaccine, the news is...
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Pandemic Causes Cancellation Of Cape Town Rugby Sevens

The Cape Town leg of the HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series – provisionally scheduled for 4-6 December this year – has been cancelled due...
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How a Cape Town Project Saved Many Lives

At the height of the Covid-19 outbreak in the Western Cape, a project was implemented that saved lives, and has the potential to save...
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South Africa Covid Update: 1,245 New Cases, 73 More Deaths

Seventy-three more people have died from COVID-19 in South Africa, according to the new figures from the SA Health Department. Of the new fatalities, 32...
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WATCH President Ramaphosa Address the Nation Monday 14 December

President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation at 8pm tonight, Monday 14 December 2020, on developments regarding South Africa's response to the Coronavirus pandemic. The...
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SA’s COVID-19 Death Toll Surpasses 30 000 Mark

South Africa’s COVID-19 death toll has topped 30 000 after 434 people sadly succumbed to the respiratory disease in the last 24 hours. According to...

Norwegian Cruise Lines Prolongs Suspension of Voyages to End April

JOHANNESBURG - Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) Holdings today announced it is extending its suspension of global cruise voyages until the end of April, The suspension...
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Alcohol and Beach Bans Lifted in South Africa

South Africans are tonight toasting President Cyril Ramaphosa's announcement that although the country will remain on Level 3 Alert, several restrictions are being eased....