'We've been forgotten': Brazil's Zika generation

Eugenia Logiuratto

Between November 2015 and May 2018, Brazil's health ministry registered more than 3 000 cases linked to Zika infections during pregnancy

The Zika link: Small heads and brains

The causal link between Zika and foetal abnormalities has been confirmed.

US health authorities confirm Zika causes birth defects

Kerry Sheridan

Scientists have confirmed that the virus causes microcephaly.

WHO experts in Cape Verde to monitor Zika, microcephaly case


Cape Verde, which recorded 22 suspected cases of Zika in the first week of March alone, has reported its first case of microcephaly.

Zika: What you need to know

Where did the Zika virus come from, and just how closely linked to microcephaly is it? SA's National Institute for Communicable Diseases explains all.