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The latest Covid-19 stats from South Africa

This video was made purely to share my story in ...


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The latest Covid-19 coronavirus coverage

The latest facts, news, figures and live tracking of Covid-19.

The Eastern Cape's positive Covid-19 case locations

Below is a list of the locations of those infected with the coronavirus:

By Luke Charter

East London prison official tests positive for Covid-19

A female official working at the East London Correctional Centre, in Westbank,  has tested positive for Covid-19, the ...

By Luke Charter

UK Prime Minister Johnson's health worsens, taken to intensive care

Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson's condition has worsened since being hospitalised with persistent COVID-19 ...

By Reuters

Augusta National reschedules Masters for November, US Open moves to ...

Augusta National Golf Club said on Monday that it had identified November 9-15 as a possible date for the rescheduled ...

By Reuters

ANC, alliance partners 'reject' getting funding from IMF or World Bank to ...

The ANC and its alliance partners have rejected any suggestion that SA may turn to the International Monetary Fund ...

By Andisiwe Makinana

Public refusing Covid-19 tests due to fake news: Gauteng health department

Many people don't want to be tested for Covid-19 because of a "fake news" video claiming that the swabs used to test ...

By Naledi Shange

Taxi ranks to be disinfected every three days to help curb Covid-19

All taxi ranks in Gauteng will be sanitised every three days in the fight against Covid-19 as part of a Gauteng ...

By Penwell Dlamini

OPINION 

TOM EATON: Jolted awake by Patrice, Cyril zooms in on the billion-rand ...

When Elephant One checks in with his brother-in-law, he can't help bringing up the two bil from Stellenbosch

Tom Eaton
Columnist

TONY LEON: When it’s over, we want all our rights back, Cyril

Remember the Nats’ ‘temporary’ detention law? Today’s crisis measures must not become permanent

Tony Leon
Columnist

From the president's desk

The story of our South African returnees from Wuhan should give us encouragement and hope in the difficult weeks that ...

Springbok legend Danie Gerber’s daughter has virus too

Springbok legend Danie Gerber’s daughter, Elanie, has also tested positive for Covid-19.

By Zamandulo Malonde

JUSTICE MALALA: Pandemic exposes painful truths – we are a country of two ...

SA cannot continue to turn away from the reality of its ugly and inhuman face. We can try to run from it, but we cannot ...

Moody's downgrade to junk adds to South Africa's pain

Moody's downgrade to 'junk' adds to South Africa's pain

By Alexander Winning and Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo

Less is Mir: if you think your lockdown is bad, consider this poor guy

As you go round and round your home, think of the cosmonaut who went round and round Earth ... in a tin can

Tom Eaton
Columnist

Cookies, anacondas, Brit-less board games – here are your lockdown basics

In the interests of public wellbeing, I believe the following home activities are essential

Tom Eaton
Columnist

Drop racist scapegoating and exercise civic duty in fight against Covid-19

    There is only one story in the world today. The Covid-19 virus that has, by Sunday night, infected 340,408 people ...

From the president's desk

What we are witnessing is social solidarity in action, a defining feature of our nationhood.

My coronavirus lockdown: No more normal

I took a short walk along my street, and felt very sad at the difference I could see between the start date of my ...

By Jacqui Venter

Extinction Rebellion: Cell providers should give emergency free data to ...

Once the virus spreads to the rural areas and townships, only then will we realise its seriousness.

By Orthalia Kunene

BANTU MNIKI | Defining moment in history needs whole world fighting ...

We are going through a significant moment in history. The final toll of the moment cannot be fully known at this time. ...

Bantu Mniki
Columnist

From the president's desk

This virus will be extremely disruptive, and our priority is to safeguard the health and well-being of all South ...

SPORT

Fiji rugby players arrested for breaching coronavirus isolation

Two Fiji rugby players have been arrested for ignoring the Pacific nation's coronavirus self-isolation rules, with ...

By AFP

World’s fastest blind man adjusts training in coronavirus crisis

World's fastest blind man adjusts training in coronavirus crisis

By Reuters and Andrew Both

Bafana Bafana face possibility of playing three times a week due to ...

South Africa’s national team could have to play three times a week later this year to haul in fixtures postponed in the ...

By Mark Gleeson

German clubs resume training amid tight virus restrictions

Bundesliga clubs were allowed to return to team training on Monday, with some opting to train players in small groups ...

By Reuters

Augusta National reschedules Masters for November, US Open moves to ...

Augusta National Golf Club said on Monday that it had identified November 9-15 as a possible date for the rescheduled ...

By Reuters

Cycling ace Mark Cavendish opens up about battle with depression

British cycling superstar Mark Cavendish says he has successfully come through a two-year battle with clinical ...

By AFP

Wayne Rooney says handling of Premier League pay row 'a disgrace'

Wayne Rooney has criticised the government and the Premier League for placing footballers in a "no-win situation" over ...

By AFP
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