South Africa

Coronavirus: SA records 2 more deaths as cases rise to 1 655

2020-04-05 22:51

Two more people have died due to Covid-19 in South Africa, bringing the total number of deaths to 11, Minister of Health Zweli Mkhize announced on Sunday.

South Africa

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.

 
Health24

Why physical distancing is important - but an expert thinks the '2m rule' may not be enough

2020-04-05 18:18

So whats's the optimal distance for physical distancing? Recommendations say 1-2 metres, and an infectious disease professor backs this up, saying that larger droplets seem to reach that distance through coughing or sneezing - but an MIT expert suggests these "clouds" can travel further.

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Covid-19: Fear grips vulnerable KZN health workers

2020-04-05 20:22

Nurses in KwaZulu-Natal have expressed fear and trepidation over “what is coming” as South Africa battles to contain the Covid-19 coronavirus, with the constant increase in the number of infections.

South Africa

Lockdown | Bride and gloom: KZN couple arrested on wedding day

2020-04-05 19:30

A wedding day has turned into a nightmare for a KwaZulu-Natal bride and groom, as well as their wedding guests, who were arrested on Sunday for contravening lockdown regulations.

Special focus

Toyota launches 'Epic' Fortuner

V6 and manual models dropped with new Fortuner Epic.

Abuse increases during lockdowns

Women stuck between 2 pandemics, coronavirus and gender-based violence

Remember the Sasol 'glug glug' baby?

This is what she looks like now.

How to make your own mask

Hospitals have asked the public to sew and donate fabric masks to them.

 

Why Kia's new Seltos works

Kia has found the sweet spot in the local SUV segment with its new Seltos.

5 items you should be sanitising regularly

No surface should go unchecked.

Four ways to keep the kids happy during lockdown

How to ensure they don’t go stir crazy.

Harry and Meghan say goodbye

'While you may not see us here, the work continues.'

 
 
 
 
 

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