covid 19

NICD reports close to 9000 new COVID-19 cases

The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) has released the latest coronavirus statistics that show close to 9000 new cases in the latest reporting period and 127 COVID-19 deaths. The latest high numbers seem to confirm that South Africa is entering the third wave of the pandemic. The NICD says[…]

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Ramaphosa to decide Mkhize’s fate after SIU report

President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will only make a decision on the fate of Health Minister Doctor Zweli Mkhize’s fate after receiving a report from the Special Investigations Unit (SIU). Pressure is mounting on Ramaphosa to act against Mkhize following his latest admission that the awarding of the R150 million[…]

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151 more people succumb to covid 19 in South Africa

The national health department has reported 151 more COVID-19 related deaths in South Africa, bringing the country’s known death total toll to 55,719. The department also said there were 3,332 new COVID infections picked up in the latest 24-hour cycle, pushing the country’s total caseload to over 1,623,000. The recovery[…]

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‘COVID-19 had a major impact on freedom’

Some residents of the Northern Cape say COVID-19 has had a major impact on their freedom. They say although government was compelled to impose a hard lockdown on the country to combat the spread of the coronavirus, they can no longer live normally. Residents say they’ve lost their freedom to[…]

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