Coronavirus

Ivermectin: Court order allows for medicine to be used to treat Covid-19
The use of medicine that contains Ivermectin as an active ingredient has been approved for the treatment of coronavirus if prescribed by a licensed practitioner
Former 'Uzalo' actress Baby Cele opens up about difficulties of the pandemic
Baby Cele has opened up about the difficulties of the Covid-19 pandemic and how it is affecting the entertainment industry. The actress also dragged government.
SA raises over R2m in 2 days towards Dr Sindi van Zyl's medical bills
A few days ago, Dr Sindi van Zyl's friends and family started a crowdfunding campaign in order to pay for her hospital costs after she had contracted Covid-19.
Easter weekend: Almost 100 lives lost on roads, 47 in KZN alone
Over 40 people have lost their lives in KwaZulu-Natal on the road and more than 100 in the country as a whole over the long Easter weekend period from Friday.
Skeem Saam acknowledges the elephant in the room, Covid-19 written into script
Skeem Saam remains relevant and writers have brought Covid-19 into the script using it as a way of explaining Seakamela's death and creating emotional turmoil.
Cops attacked after trying to shut down unlicensed liquor outlet in Muldersdrift
Two police officers were attacked by patrons when they tried to shut down an illegal liquor outlet and confiscate the alcohol. A police vehicle was torched.
Queen Elizabeth seen maskless at event after getting 2nd dose of vaccine
Queen Elizabeth recently made her appearance at the CWGC Air Forces Memorial without a mask after she received her second dose of the Covid-19 vaccination.
Sahpra approves Johnson & Johnson vaccine for commercial roll out
The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority has approved the registration of the Janssen Pharmaceuticals Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine in SA.
Alcohol ban: Transportation of booze is allowed during temp ban
Alcohol is allowed to be transported during the temporary off-site purchasing of alcohol ban over Easter, this was revealed by Dlamini-Zuma's spokesperson.
Alcohol ban: NDZ says transportation of booze is not allowed
Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma revealed that alcohol is not to be transported during the Easter period's booze ban. South Africans have shared their thoughts.
FlySafair removes passenger for no mask: "Safety will always come 1st"
A passenger has been removed from a FlySafair flight for refusing to wear a mask on the plane. FlySafair has stood firmly by the decision made by its crew.
Government increases numbers for religious gatherings over Easter
President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that number of congregants at religious gatherings have been increased which has been welcomed by many with open arms.
Mbuyiseni Ndlozi says Ramaphosa will cause 3rd Covid wave, SA reacts
According to Mbuyiseni Ndlozi President Cyril Ramaphosa will be the one to cause the virus to super spread around the country resulting in a third Covid-19 wave
President Ramaphosa institutes temporary alcohol ban over Easter
President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation in another family meeting in which he announced that a temporary alcohol ban will come into effect over Easter.
South Africa secures 30 million J&J Covid19 vaccines produced by April
Around 30 million Covid-19 vaccines have been secured in the country, according to President Cyril Ramaphosa who recently visited the Aspen facility in Gqeberha
Gqeberha: Over 1 000 teenagers attend large super spreader beach party
A super-spreader event involving over 1 000 teenagers in Gqeberha has caused concern for many. The youngsters were reportedly intoxicated and rowdy at the event
Covid19 precautions advised even after receiving the vaccine
A new study has revealed that even after receiving the Moderna or Pfizer vaccines, people still contracted Covid-19. Distancing and mask-wearing is advised.
Another lockdown might be on the horizon over the Easter holidays
South Africans might have to brace themselves for increased lockdown restrictions over the Easter period to avoid a spike in infections and a 3rd wave of Covid.
Mzansi is loving Hendrietta Bogopane Zulu's motherly touch and praise her online
Deputy Minister of Social Development Hendrietta Bogopane Zulu has won the praise of South Africans for her amazingefforts to make children safer in schools.
Thembisa Mdoda Nxumalo wants Minister Nathi Mthethwa arrested
Thembisa Mdoda-Nxumalo wants Minister of Arts and Culture Nathi Mthethwa arrested for the disappearance and mismanagement of Covid-19 relief funds for art.
Cabinet urges South Africans to adhere to regulations in holiday season
Cabinet has revealed the details behind the three phases of the country's vaccination roll-out programme after a virtual meeting was held on Wednesday, 24 March
Finding Derek: Kate Garraway applauded over documentary on sick hubby
Finding Derek is a documentary that highlights ITV's 'Good Morning Britain' presenter Kate Garraway's struggle with taking care of ailing husband Derek Draper.