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[Watch it again] Here’s what #Level3Lockdown will look like — and the entire...

President Cyril Ramaphosa has met with the National Command Council, political parties and other stakeholders and is now ready to tell the country how lockdown regulations will be relaxed.
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Why South Africa banned alcohol under the COVID-19 lockdown

Some South Africans are making a lot of noise about the ban on alcohol sales during the country's COVID-19 response. So why did the country go dry? Take a look at the numbers behind the decision.

[Watch it again] Parts of South Africa likely to move to level three lockdown...

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to address the nation Wednesday night about the country's ongoing measures to manage the spread of...
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COVID-19: When 25 people are sharing a toilet

How do you practice social distancing when you live in a one room house with ten other people?
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ICYMI: Campuses remain closed, grades 7 and 12 back to school on 1 June

Minister of Basic Education, Angie Motshekga and Minister of Higher Education and Training, Science and Innovation, Blade Nzimande give an update on how and when schools will start reopening.

[Watch it again] Expect COVID-19 outbreaks after lockdown ends. But here’s why you shouldn’t...

Scientists Quarraisha and Salim Abdool Karim are helping guide South Africa's response to the coronavirus outbreak. Find out what they think is in store for the country in our first webinar with our executive director Mia Malan.
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Mkhize: Incoming Cuban doctors should not be seen as a threat to anyone’s job

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize discusses the next phase of the country's response to COVID-19, including the lockdown and technical assistance from Cuba in the form of more than 150 health experts and doctors. Plus, health MECs update the country on the state of provincial responses in this briefing.
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Four differences between PCR and antibody tests

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMv66_MNVrQ By the end of April, South Africa has to test twelve times more people per day than it currently does....

ICYMI: More than 1,5 million workers to return to work from 1 May

That includes legal and acconting services, manufacturing, and retail, minister of trade and industry Ebrahim Patel explained. Watch the full briefing...
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Ramaphosa: COVID-19 lockdown regulations to ease on 1 May but it’s not business as...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwFinsLZMQI “This crisis will not last forever, and the day will come when these measures are no longer needed” - Cyril...
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Former Tshwane DA councillor’s damning COVID-19 voice note: ‘Don’t get mad at me when...

Former ward counsillor Shaun Wilkinson has told residents to stop handing out food to the homeless after he mistakenly blamed the death of a child from diarrheal disease on a man searching for food in a bin. Experts say Wilkinson’s comments are abhorrent and demonstrate dangerously little knowledge of how disease actually spreads.
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ICYMI: President Ramaphosa announces social, economic relief measures during COVID-19 outbreak

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NYhn8gVsjRQ President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to highlight economic and social relief measures for people in South Africa amid the COVID-19...
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Wheelchairs of thunder: Races with a difference

https://youtu.be/XKGVkaiEPDY Every year the folks over at Madwaleni Hospital host The Rolling Hills Races for people living with disabilities.
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Should doctors prescribe chloroquine to COVID-19 patients?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v5JcpPRJZDI With information about the new coronavirus spreading faster than the virus itself, you may be hearing a lot about chloroquine...

The COVID-19 lockdown has bought South Africa time, but the country is unlikely to...

Scientists say it's likely that South Africa's decision to embark on a national lockdown early in its Covid-19 outbreak turned...