COVID EVICTIONS: ‘We’re humans, not pigs’

When a naked Bulelani Qolani was dragged out of his Khayelitsha shack in June, it wasn’t the first eviction residents like him experienced — and it won’t be the last. But where must they go?

ICYMI: The booze ban is back. Find out what else has changed

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President Cyril Ramaphosa addresses South Africa as the country's active coronavirus disease cases surge past 130 000.

Why are scientists testing a TB vaccine to see if it protects against COVID-19?

Research suggests that this TB jab could help with more than just TB. Now scientists are testing the vaccine to see if it will help protect the continent from COVID-19.

Masks, taxis and fear: How COVID-19 has changed township life

The novel coronavirus has swept through Khayelitsha in the Western Cape — and so has the fear of contracting it.

[WATCH IT AGAIN] Ramaphosa: 21 women, children killed in last two weeks

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Ramaphosa's address comes just days after a new spate of high-profile murders of women allegedly by their partners.

[Watch it again] Why TB and HIV deaths may increase during COVID-19

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What will happen to HIV and TB under COVID-19? Our editor-in-chief Mia Malan spoke to an excellent panel to answer this question.

[Watch it again] South Africa’s Basic Education Minister’s briefing on reopening schools

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Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga, briefed the South African media and public on when South Africa would be ready to reopen schools during our...

[Watch it again] Health minister briefing on COVID-19 plans for level 3 lockdown

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Health Minister Zweli Mkhize, joined by members of the Ministerial Advisory Committee, senior officials from the Department of Health and the leadership of Health Entities including SAHPRA, NHLS and NICD will hold a press briefing on COVID-19 health interventions ahead of the country’s move to alert level three.
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[Watch it again] What will South Africa’s new level three lockdown regulations mean for...

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Ministers Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Ebrahim Patel briefed the nation on what new, level three lockdown regulations will look like as the country moves to...

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

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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.

The booze ban is back: How many hospital beds will it save?

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 the coronavirus through...

ICYMI: Find out how to apply for the new COVID-19 grant

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Find out how to apply for the new COVID-19 grant.

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?

ICYMI: Campuses remain closed, grades 7 and 12 back to school on 1 June

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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...

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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.