UCT confirms 3rd case of coronavirus
The third case is a UCT project manager who worked in the same department as the second case.
Second SA COVID-19 patient cleared of virus - Zikalala
In a statement issued on Friday evening, KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala said that this speedy recovery of the two patients signaled hope amid fears in the country as the number of new infections continued to rise.
COVID-19 cases in SA breach 200
The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections on 20 March 2020 has hit 202.
Cele: Churches must comply with COVID-19 laws or face action
Meanwhile, Justice Minister Ronald Lamola said that they would need more legal practitioners to enforce the regulations aimed at curbing the response of COVID-19.
MTN cuts its data prices
This comes after their rival Vodacom was the first network to reach an agreement with the Competition Commission to cut data prices by 30%.
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WC Health MEC Mbombo tests negative for COVID-19
Western Cape Health MEC Nomafrench Mbombo, in a statement, said that she would continue to work from home in line with her call to citizens and businesses to help contain the spread of the virus.
COVID-19 outbreak sees CT's Company Gardens, Urban Park shut
The City of Cape Town said that in light of the high numbers of visitors to the facilities, it had decided to temporarily close them to curb the spread of the virus.
Kganyago announces repo rate cut to 5.25%
The repo rate is the rate at which the central bank lends money to commercial banks.
SA COVID-19 infections now at 150 - Dlamini-Zuma
Cooperative Governance Minister Nkosazana Dlamimi-Zuma has confirmed that the number of South Africans infected with the coronavirus has risen to 150.
What is a national state of disaster?
South Africa has 116 cases of the coronavirus and is currently under a state of disaster with schools closed, travel restricted and many working from home as a form of social distancing.
Churches play a big role in fight against COVID-19 - Ramaphosa
Currently, there are 116 confirmed cases of the virus in South Africa.
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Castle Lite Unlocks with Cardi B postponed amid COVID-19 outbreak
Castle Lite has urged fans who bought tickets to hold on to their them until a new date can be set, or await further communication should they decide to get a refund.
COVID-19: NICD adds 2 additional hotline numbers for public, doctors
The NICD said the additional 24-hour telephone line will assist the public and health workers with various inquires related to the global pandemic.
Coronavirus: How to make the best of working from home
How can companies and their employees successfully transition to remote working conditions in the time of COVID-19?
WC's Mbombo to self-quarantine after French consul-general confirms infection
France's Consul-General Laurent Amar on Wednesday afternoon tweeted the confirmation and in response, Western Cape Health MEC Nomafrench Mbombo indicated that they had met more than three times in the past few weeks.
WATCH LIVE: Update from Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula
Minister of Transport Fikile Mbalula is updating the public on restrictions at sea ports in light of the coronavirus outbreak.