Saturday, August 15, 2020

SA Gov News

KZN Expected To Be The Next Epicentre, Mkhize Cautions

While the number of new COVID-19 cases is stabilising in the Western Cape and the Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal is expected to join Gauteng as...
The Desmond Tutu Community Hall in Khayelitsha was gutted on Saturday during a protest allegedly by a group occupying vacant land in Makhaza. Photo: Vincent Lali

Mob Burns Covid-19 Facility and Community Hall in Khayelitsha, South Africa

The City of Cape Town’s newly built facility - meant for Covid-19 patients in Makhaza, Khayelitsha - was torched allegedly by people protesting over...
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Oxford Immunologist On Coronavirus Vaccine: Our Early Results Look Highly Promising

A vaccine against COVID-19 is urgently needed if we’re to stop the virus spreading and prevent potentially millions of further deaths. We’re now one...

South African Doctor Shares the Fears, Guilt & Road to Recovery...

As a medical professional, being on the frontline, I was constantly worried about contracting COVID. And three weeks ago I tested positive for it......
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Western Cape COVID New Cases Drop as Winde Returns to Office

Western Cape Premier Alan Winde has recuperated from COVID-19 and is back in the saddle today, at the same time that the Western Cape's...

UN SG: Pandemic Exposes World Injustice – The 26 Richest Hold...

The COVID-19 pandemic has shone the spotlight on injustice in the world while also exposing risks that have been ignored for decades, says United...
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Safari Operators Lead Tourism Protests Against Lockdown

The signs painted on the safari vehicle driving through Nelspruit clearly pointed out the lunacy of the government's lockdown regulations. While taxis can load...

BBC Doc on Port Elizabeth “Hospitals of Horrors” Shocks Viewers

A BBC documentary about the state of hospitals in the Eastern Cape, particularly Port Elizabeth, has shocked viewers in the UK and back home...
Zindzi Mandela and her son Zondwa Mandela.

Zindzi Mandela Tested Positive, Confirms Son, But Still Awaiting Autopsy Results

Zindzi Mandela's son Zondwa confirmed on Wednesday evening that his mother tested positive for COVID-19 on the day of her passing, but added that other...

SA Increases Police Presence to Monitor Adherence to Alcohol Ban and...

Following the reinstatement of the alcohol ban and curfew, South African police will do random stop and search operations to ensure citizens adhere to...