Political party leaders use time productively as lockdown continues

John Steenhuisen

The number of confirmed coronavirus (C0VID-19) cases in South Africa continues to rise and currently stands at 1 380 cases with five deaths.

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Mkhize expresses concern over increase in local transmission

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has expressed concern over the increase in local transmission of the coronavirus. The number of cases in South Africa has increased by 27 to 1 380 – with Gauteng still registering the most cases at 645.

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ANC sends condolences to Luthuli House General Manager Ignatius Jacobs’ family

The ANC has sent its deeepest condolences to the Jacobs family on the passing of its former General Manager at Luthuli House Ignatius Jacobs.

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Mbalula announces amended taxi operating regulations during lockdown

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has urged all taxi owners and operators to abide by the amended regulations and preserve the lives of their passengers.

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Africa seeks IMF, World Bank and EU support on debt relief: UNECA

African finance ministers want International Monetary Fund, World Bank and EU support for bilateral, multilateral and commercial debt relief amid the coronavirus crisis, the UN Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) said.

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SA artists unite under the ‘Anthem Challenge RSA’ to face the COVID-19 threat

Over 50 of South Africa’s most well-known singers of on Wednesday joined forces to draw inspiration from the National Anthem in the face of the global viral threat.

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Santam to make R200 million available as COVID-19 relief to clients

South Africa’s largest short-term insurer, Santam, has announced that it will make R200 million available as COVID-19 relief to help clients, suppliers, and contribute to the government’s Solidarity Fund.

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