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Coronavirus Q&A: Will rapid antibody tests save SA?

2020-04-06 07:14

South Africa needs to test 12 times more people per day for the new coronavirus than it currently does. Our testing plan can only do this if we use a wider range of tests - including controversial ones.

South Africa

5 Mpumalanga game reserves to be used as Covid-19 treatment centres

2020-04-06 07:51

As a precautionary measure to ensure there will be enough isolation areas to treat patients with Covid-19 in Mpumalanga, five secluded rest camps in provincial game parks have been prepared for a possible bigger onslaught.

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Apology to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for 'Africa vaccine' story

2020-04-05 22:22

News24 unreservedly apologises to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for falsely reporting that they want to test a vaccine for coronavirus in Africa.

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