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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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Law Enforcement Probes Covid-19 Relief Fund Management

Law enforcement agencies are working together to probe the breaches of the COVID-19 Temporary Employee/Employer Relief Scheme (TERS) in South Africa. The benefit scheme was...
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South Africa Coronavirus Update: 2 514 New COVID-19 Cases Recorded

The number of detected COVID-19 cases has risen to 759 658 after 2 514 infections were reported by the Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize,...

South Africa Records Over 10 000 New COVID-19 Cases

The total number of confirmed COVID-19 infections has increased to 883 687 after 10 008 new cases were recorded, the latest data showed on...
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Covid-19 Update: South Africa’s Grimmest Day Yet

Every evening the Minister of Health publishes a statement with the confirmed Covid-19 infections and deaths over the previous 24 hours. Wednesday 6 January...
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Jackson Mthembu Dies, Leaving Shocked South Africans Devastated

It is with huge sadness that we share the news of the Covid-related death of Jackson Mthembu, yet another high profile South African taken...
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Queen Leads Tributes to Captain Sir Tom Moore Who Has Sadly...

Queen Elizabeth II led tributes on Tuesday evening for Captain Sir Tom Moore, the 100-year-old war hero with youthful zest and determination who captured...

SA and China Bust Fake COVID-19 Vaccine Ring After Interpol Warning

Police in South Africa have pounced on hundreds of fake COVID-19 vaccines this week, following a global alert issued by INTERPOL warning vaccines would...

Ramaphosa Welcomes Biden’s Support for Waiver of Vaccine IP Restrictions

President Cyril Ramaphosa has welcomed the support of United States President Joe Biden and Vice-President Kamala Harris for a temporary and targeted waiver of...
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WATCH Family Meeting: President Ramaphosa Addresses the Nation, 15 June 2021

South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa is addressing the nation Tuesday evening, 15 June 2021, with an update on SA's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. The...
South Africa Will Manufacture Life-Saving Vaccine

South Africa’s Biovac to Start Making Pfizer Vaccine Next Year in...

South Africa's state-backed vaccine manufacturer Biovac is to start making the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine in the second half of next year. This will be a...