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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 Confirms 3,158 COVID-19 Cases

South Africa has confirmed a total of 3 158 COVID-19 cases, having conducted 114 711 tests to date. Gauteng is still leading with 1 148...
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South Africa Coronavirus Update: SA Records 4,220 COVID-19 Cases, 79 Deaths

South Africa now has 4 220 confirmed Coronavirus cases, with four new deaths. The Department of Health on Friday said the four deaths were recorded...
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Finance Minister Says Cannot Support COVID-19 Relief Based on Race

After numerous complaints that members of the South African government are preventing businesses from getting COVID-19 financial relief because of racial criteria, especially the...
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National Hard Lockdown Must End, Urges DA Leader John Steenhuisen

John Steenhuisen - Leader of the Democratic Alliance - was one of many South Africans who were not impressed with President Cyril Ramaphosa's address...

More Than R14 Billion Paid Out in UIF COVID-19 Benefits

The Unemployment Insurance Fund has paid out over R14 billion in benefits to employees affected by the COVID-19 pandemic lockdown. The total amount disbursed since...
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If Dlamini-Zuma Lied About Cigarette Ban She Should be Fired, Says...

The Democratic Alliance says Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma apparently lied to South Africans when she justified the continued ban on...

WATCH Breathtaking Drone Footage Gives Perspective of KZN Lockdown

On 15 March 2020, the President of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa, declared a national state of disaster and 11 days later, an intense lockdown...
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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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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...
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South Africa’s State of Disaster Extended to 15 September 2020

Minister of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs - Dr Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma - has today signed an extension to the already extended National State of...