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Metro FM on Somizi lockdown extension 'joke': We don't tolerate any fake ...

A video of Somizi Mhlongo claiming that he was told about the lockdown extension went viral just hours before ...

By Kyle Zeeman

Cops must use restraint: Amnesty International after 'worrying' Covid ...

Human rights monitoring organisation Amnesty International says it is concerned about the SA government’s plans to ...

By timeslive and GroundUp

Churches find creative ways to celebrate Easter as coronavirus lockdown ...

The Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak has disrupted normal life for all, across every sector of society, and in every ...

By Tim Stones

Lockdowns: Saving lives, but ruining livelihoods in Africa

In a dark ground-floor room in Lagos, dressmaker Kemi Adepoju gazes at a pile of dresses she has made but which cannot ...

By Alexis Akwagyiram and Mfuneko Toyana

BCM mayor tests negative for Covid-19

Pakati confirmed to DispatchLIVE on Friday that he had been given a clean bill of health. He was publicly tested this ...

By Mkhululi Ndamase

Suspension of Olympic qualification gets cool reception

The decision by the governing body of athletics to suspend Olympic qualification until December due to the coronavirus ...

By Reuters

US man arrested for beating up mom over toilet paper

A California man was arrested this week after allegedly punching his mother -- who had apparently hidden the family's ...

By afp.com

Pope guides locked-down world through virtual Easter

Church doors will be shut and the Vatican sealed off when Pope Francis leads 1.3 billion Catholics in Easter Sunday ...

By afp.com

Lockdown extension to have 'huge' impact on economy, experts say

The extension of the national lockdown will have “huge” implications for the country's economy, experts say.

By Nomahlubi Jordaan, Shonisani Tshikalange and Mpho Koka

Coronavirus storm batters cruise ships

The cruising industry heads into choppy seas as voyages and cruise seasons are cancelled

Paul Ash

Boucher impressed with the positive input of Proteas youngsters

While cricket and international sport have been suspended indefinitely because of Covid-19‚ SA coach Mark Boucher had ...

By Khanyiso Tshwaku

Baby with Covid-19 contact history in ICU at Eastern Cape hospital

A baby boy with severe pneumonia, whose mother's boyfriend has tested positive for Covid-19, is being treated in ...

By Guy Rogers

Nigerian medical staff resent arrival of Chinese team to help fight virus

A group of Chinese medics arrived in Nigeria on Wednesday to help fight the coronavirus pandemic, despite angry ...

By afp.com

WATCH: The president addresses SA on Covid-19 and lockdown

President Cyril Ramaphosa spoke to the nation about the lockdown and the government’s efforts to curb the spread of the ...

Ten ways to make it feel like you’ve had an Easter break

So, you have cancelled the long weekend out of town and are growing so desperate for diversions, you catch yourself ...

By and Hattie Garlick





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