GP health publishes list of vaccination sites under phase 1 b & phase 2 rollout
Under phase 2, citizens aged 60 and above and other vulnerable groups are eligible to get the jab, while healthcare workers who were not vaccinated during phase 1 of the rollout may still do so under phase 1 b.
Kaya FM: Dr Sindi’s openness made her relatable to many S. Africans
‘Dr Sindi’, as she was affectionately known, passed away on Saturday at a Johannesburg hospital at the age of 45. She had been hospitalised after contracting COVID-19.
Dr Sindi van Zyl passes away aged 45
In a statement, van Zyl’s family said she died on the morning of Saturday 10 April 2021 at a Johannesburg hospital.
NW woman charged with murder after allegedly putting newborn in boiling water
The woman allegedly delivered her baby at her home in Sunway, near Hartbeespoort, on Friday, 12 March 2021, and confessed to the crime when confiding in her friend.
Deaths of Ngubane, Maqashalala a double blow to SA arts industry – Mthethwa
News of the passing away of actors Menzi Ngubane (56) and Noxolo Maqashalala (44) were announced on Saturday night, with many expressing shock and sadness on social media.
Mkhululi Lukhele resigns as Gauteng Health HOD
Premier David Makhura had placed the HOD under precautionary suspension on Wednesday, following recommendations of the Special Investigating Unit in relation to the probe into alleged PPE corruption.
Health Dept: SA recorded over 2k new COVID-19 infections and 85 more fatalities
The total number of deaths since the virus was first detected in South Africa now stands at 15,857 while the recovery rate is now at 89.2% after 586,844 people recovered.
Ndlozi apologises for his comments on the harassment of eNCA journalist
At the time Ndlozi remarked that men, who were clad in EFF regalia, were ‘merely touching’ reporter Nobesuthu Hejana when they refused to let her cover the demonstration outside a Clicks store at a Western Cape mall.
ANC to reimburse govt for trip to Zimbabwe on SANDF plane
The party said it "humbles itself in any wrongdoing", and has committed to paying back government for the irregular use of state resources for the trip to Zimbabwe.
Vaal Dam levels drop to ‘grim state' – Dept of Water and Sanitation
In a statement on Thursday, the department said dam levels dropped from 37.6 % last week to 37.0% in this week.
Lebohang Khitsane, manufacturer of artistic tombstones, dies
The businessman was known by many for the work he did on the tombstones of South African icons such as Joe Mafela, Ontlametse Phalatse, Nkululeko ‘Flabba’ Habedi, Baby Jake Matlala, Scara Ngobese and others.
Do you think you were affected by Experian data breach? Here’s what to do
On Wednesday, information belonging to millions of South Africans and nearly 800,000 businesses was handed over to an alleged fraudster by the firm in a massive data breach.
Health Dept call on DA's Gwarube to retract false claim about NW field hospital
In a tweet on Thursday, DA MP Siviwe Gwarube implied that Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize had falsely reported in June that the Maseve field hospital outside Rustenburg was nearing completion.
Mokgoro commits to giving IMC consolidated COVID-19 procurement report by Friday
Mokgoro has instructed all provincial government departments and entities to submit reports pertaining to the procurement of COVID-19 personal protective equipment (PPE) and medical supplies by Friday.
NW Premier Mokgoro recovers from COVID-19, faces lashing over executive
Job Mokgoro, who returned to work last week, participated in a virtual meeting with the North West Legislature Chairperson’s forum to address the concerns about his executive.
'Aa Vho-Makhadzi' - South Africans mourn death of veteran actor Candy Moloi
News of the iconic thespian’s death came out on Tuesday night, with many taking to social media to express their shock and sadness.
NW health head office closed as 3 staffers test positive for COVID-19
A statement on Thursday confirmed that two of the employees who tested positive were based at the main provincial office building while the third was based at the medical depot.
NW MEC Kegakilwe gets official funeral, will be laid to rest Friday
The MEC, who died on Monday from COVID-19-related complications, will be laid to rest in Vryburg.