COVID vaccine protest at CT hospital raises debate around mandatory jabs
Professor emeritus at the University of Cape Town and practising attorney at BCHC Attorneys, Halton Cheadle, is of the view that when you rely on a constitutional right, no right is absolute and can be limited within the public interest.
George police probing murder of boy (12)
Austin Kiewiets was stabbed to death on Sunday. A 14-year-old boy's been taken into custody.
It’s flower season: Bloomin’ beautiful scenes at the West Coast National Park
West Coast National Park acting park manager Pierre Nel said this flower season should be one of the best because there had been good rainfall in the area this year.
COVID vaccine sites ready to welcome 18 to 34 age group from Friday
Those over the age of 18 can now line up at COVID-19 vaccination sites across the country provided they are registered on the EVD system.
10m COVID vaccines administered in SA; 13,672 new infections recorded
Gauteng has administered more than 2.5 million vaccinations, followed by the Western Cape with just over 1.6 million.
Vaccine hesitancy most pronounced among white adults in SA - research
The research said that black African adults acceptance rates are up, but this was not the case for their white counterparts.
COVID jab reactions differ from person to person - Prof Hannelie Meyer
Health authorities in the country have reiterated that COVID-19 vaccines were safe.
COVID vaccines are safe with very mild side effects, health experts reiterate
The Government Communication and Information System in partnership with the National Press Club and the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) held a webinar this afternoon focussing on COVID-19 vaccine safety.
WC local govt dept urges municipalities in arrears with Eskom to settle debt
The Matzikama, Cederberg, Kannaland and Beaufort West municipalities are collectively in arrears with the power company to the tune of R125 million.
Death toll from EC bus crash rises to 30
Provincial Transport spokesperson Unathi Binqose said that forensic pathologists discovered more bodies on Tuesday.
NICD: COVID-19 infections, deaths on the rise again
The death rate from COVID-19 remains exceptionally high, with 553 people passing away in the past 24-hour recorded period.
4 out of 30 municipalities in the WC owe Eskom millions
The guilty regions are Matzikama, Cederberg, Kannaland and Beaufort West.
WC Health Dept redy to administer COVID jabs at new Athlone site
The Athlone Vaccination Centre of Hope opens to the public on Tuesday. It is the second mass site in the province - the first was the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC) that opened last month.
299 more COVID fatalities sees SA death toll rise to 77,400
The National Institute For Communicable Diseases (NICD) said that 7,983 new COVID-19 cases had been identified in the country.
CT opens second mass vaccination site in Athlone
Athlone Stadium has hosted some big sporting events over the years now it's become a mass vaccination site in the fight against COVID-19.
Prasa set to implement court order to clear central line of illegal communities
Thousands of people have been occupying the train tracks for many months in areas such as Langa and Phillipi but soon they will have to vacate.
WC govt slammed for teaching residents how to build 'better' shacks
The Western Cape government recently launched phase two of their 'Better Living Challenge' project that aimed to help residents with self-build skills and knowledge.
Restaurant association calls for urgent lift of lockdown restrictions for sector
The industry said it was urgently requesting a review by President Cyril Ramaphosa and Cabinet to relax restrictions.