Lack of vaccines for Africa 'unacceptable': World Bank
With some six million reported cases and around 153,000 deaths among its nearly 1.3 billion people, Africa is still the world's least-affected continent after Oceania, according to an AFP tally.
UPDATE: Makhura headed to Meadowlands after reports of deadly stampede
It’s understood several people have passed on as a result of the stampede and the premier is on his way there.
ConCourt finds Zuma guilty of contempt of court
In handing down that guilty verdict, Justice Khampepe said never before had the authority and legitimacy of the Constitutional Court been subjected to the level of attacks posed by Zuma.
JIVA!'s Noxolo Dalmini & Candice Modiselle: See us for all our blackness
Stars of South Africa's news drama series, ‘JIVA!' - Noxolo Dlamini and Candice Modiselle - speak to Eyewitness News Lifestyle about what they want people to understand about their characters in the Umlazi-centred show.
Female-dominated cast steps up as JIVA! hits SA
Season 1 of the dance drama premiered on Thursday and Eyewitness News lifestyle had an opportunity to speak to lead actor Noxolo Dlamini, who plays Ntombi, and Candice Modiselle, who takes on the slay queen character of Vuyiswa and Ntombi’s long-time friend.
SA moves to lockdown level 3, with changes to alcohol sales & curfew
The sale of alcohol for off-site consumption has also been adjusted and is now permitted between 10 am and 6 pm from Monday to Thursday.
I don't believe Digital Vibes probe is about ANC politics - Mkhize
At the centre of the debacle is a R150 million irregular tender that his department awarded to Digital Vibes, a company linked to some of his close associates.
Kenya appeals ruling against constitutional changes
In a formal appeal filed in court on Wednesday, solicitor general Kennedy Ogeto said the five-panel bench had "erred" in determining that the president did not have the legal authority to spearhead such amendments.
Missed the first episode of season 2 of 'The Lite Show'? There's more to come
The guest for the first episode on season 2 was Kenyan comedian Elsa Majimbo, and in case you missed it, there are still seven more episodes to go.
Johnnie Walker celebrates 200th birthday with fashion and philanthropy
As Johnnie Walker celebrates 200 years of brewing, it had fashion icon Rich Mnisi bring to life an exclusive clothing line that not only shows how far it has come, but what its future looks like.
Stars of SA child trafficking movie hope it will lead to social change
'I Am All Girls' follows two detectives as they embark on a justice-seeking journey to bring down the heads of a child trafficking ring.
Mexico president says falling COVID cases 'encouraging'
The country's official COVID-19 death toll of around 215,000 is the third highest in the world after those of the United States and Brazil, and the actual figure is believed to be significantly worse.
Hope amidst stigma: Male breast cancer survivor says there's no need for shame
Nersan Govender was diagnosed with breast cancer in June 2013, an experience he said altered the course of his life forever.
Botswana trophy hunting season opens after COVID hiatus
Licences have been issued to kill 287 elephants, the biggest category of animals, according to the authorities.
Easter holidays: Off-site alcohol consumption banned on these days
His address follows recent meetings with the national coronavirus command council, the president’s coordinating council and Cabinet.
Ramaphosa to address the nation tonight ahead of Easter weekend
His address follows recent meetings with the of the national coronavirus command council, the president’s coordinating council and Cabinet.
Eskom cancels load shedding from midday today
In a statement, the power utility said the decision came after some generation units returned to service, helping to restore generating capacity to meet the customer demand.
COVID-19 leads to cancellation of Castle Lite Unlocks Cardi B
South Africa is currently under an adjusted level three lockdown, which among others means gatherings of any size - except for funerals, are prohibited.