COVID-19 claims life of Aurum Institute’s professor Ramjee

The Aurum Institute says it’s deeply saddened by the passing of its Chief Scientific Officer for HIV Prevention, Professor Gita Ramjee who died of coronavirus related complications.

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Gauteng government to roll-out its sanitisation solution programme

South Africa is currently on a nationwide 21-day-lockdown in an attempt to stop the number of new infections across the country.

The Sanitisation solution seeks to propel Section 24 of the Constitution by ensuring that measures are put in place to protect and safeguard the rights of citizens against a harmful environment which could arise out of the COVID-19 outbreak.

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Plans afoot to relocate foreign nationals living in Cape Town CBD

Plans are underway to relocate hundreds of foreign nationals living in the Cape Town CBD. A site for their relocation has been identified in Bellville and should be ready soon.

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Fight against COVID-19 taken to Tshwane taxi ranks

The fight to combat COVID-19 has been taken to various taxi ranks in Tshwane. This is after the Gauteng government partnered with AngloGold Ashanti to provide water tanks at Hammanskraal taxi ranks, north of Pretoria.

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SANDF downplays reports that members are using excessive force

South African National Defence Force (SANDF) Spokesperson, Sphiwe Dlamini has sought to downplay reports that some of the soldiers have been using excessive force against members of the public to enforce the 21-days nationwide lockdown.

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