SA expects decisive leadership from the president, including the fight against Covid-19 and holding his Cabinet to account, writes Mpumelelo Mkhabela.
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As the world continues to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic, the African Union has reaffirmed its support for the World Health Organisation, calling for solidarity and unity of purpose to overcome this 'common enemy'.
The World Health Organisation's regional director for Africa has warned the continent faces a "dramatic evolution" of the coronavirus pandemic.
Hundreds of millions of people worldwide kicked off the weekend under a coronavirus lockdown, as the global death toll accelerated sharply and the World Health Organisation warned young people they were "not invincible".
Italy passed a grim milestone on Thursday when it overtook China as the country with most reported deaths from the new coronavirus sweeping the planet.
The head of the World Health Organization says the new coronavirus was an "enemy against humanity", as the number of people infected in the pandemic soared past 200,000.
The World Health Organization's regional chief for Europe has called for the "boldest actions" to fight the coronavirus pandemic sweeping the continent.
With 38 positive cases of Covid-19 in South Africa, the past two weeks have seen South Africans gripped by Covid-19.
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The world has entered uncharted territory in its battle against the deadly coronavirus, the UN health agency warned, as new infections dropped dramatically in China, but surged abroad with the US death toll rising to six.
A dire lack of protective gear for health workers battling the Covid-19 pandemic is one of the most pressing threats in the fight to prevent deaths, the World Health Organisation has warned.
The WHO in Africa is of the view that HIV needs to be taken into account when various governments across implement their interventions to minimise the spread of the deadly coronavirus.
The World Health Organisation says the Chinese epicentre of the coronavirus outbreak at last reporting no new cases gave hope to the rest of the world battling the pandemic.
World Health Organisation representative to South Africa, Owen Kaluwa said he was confident that government appreciated the seriousness of Covid-19 and would introduce precautions to address the challenge if and when they became appropriate.
The Department of Public Service and Administration called for government departments to ensure all necessary precautions are in place to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus among public servants as well as the citizens interfacing with government at frontline service delivery points.
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Countries around the world are stepping up efforts to tackle a new coronavirus that originated in China's Wuhan city.
China has reported a fresh spike in coronavirus infections, as US President Donald Trump urged calm after the first death on US soil, and Australia registered its first fatality.
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