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Coronavirus: Nelson Mandela Bay now has 16 cases - 3 more linked to funeral test positive

2020-04-06 19:26

Health MEC in the Eastern Cape Sindiswa Gomba said three women, aged 32, 50 and 60, are currently hospitalised. They were part of a group that had attended the funeral of a retired nurse 16 days ago, which has since been identified as a source of the rise in cases in the metro.

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Covid-19: How South Africa will test for the virus

2020-04-06 18:14

Testing for Covid-19 in South Africa will, hopefully, be massively increased in the next few weeks. A machine called the GeneXpert, currently used to diagnose tuberculosis (TB), will be used by the state to test for the coronavirus.

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ANC, partners turn to Ramaphosa to stop Mboweni calling on World Bank, IMF for bailout

2020-04-06 16:27

The ANC and its tripartite alliance partners, the SACP and Cosatu, have hit back at Finance Minister Tito Mboweni, rejecting his comments that he would turn to the World Bank and International Monetary Fund for economic relief if the need arises.

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