Pathology services have become increasingly crucial as the medical fraternity races to flatten the curve of coronavirus infections and find a vaccine.
The lodge's owner had no idea the tourist had done precautionary tests for the coronavirus in KwaZulu-Natal before arriving in the Eastern Cape.
Here are the details of the confirmed new coronavirus cases in the Eastern Cape.
The Eastern Cape legislature has postponed house sittings and committee meetings for 30 days as a precautionary measure as part of South Africa's fight to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus.
AbaThembu king Buyelekhaya Dalinyebo has been charged for malicious damage to property and assault by threats.
The Eastern Cape Department of Human Settlements has made an about turn by taking up the task of rebuilding more than 100 RDP cement foundations in Despatch.
A 24-year-old woman's body has been found by Eastern Cape police in a brick-making yard. Her remains were hidden in a hole and covered with bricks.
President Cyril Ramaphosa has lamented a horror bus crash that claimed at least 25 lives, mostly pensioners and pupils, near Centane Road in the Eastern Cape.
Students at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape are struggling to cope with several student deaths, including suicides and accidents, and say one psychologist on campus is not enough.
Butterworth residents have shut down parts of the Eastern Cape town to highlight their frustration over erratic water supplies during the prolonged drought.
Other interventions include placing a group of tourists under quarantine.
An 85-year-old woman has been shot dead while sleeping in her rondavel in Vininda village in Dutywa in the Eastern Cape.
Four more people have been arrested for allegedly killing then setting alight an elderly woman who was accused of witchcraft in Sterkspruit, the Eastern Cape, on Sunday.
An 83-year-old woman was assaulted, drowned to death in a water drum and her rondavel set on fire in the Majuba Village, outside Sterkspruit in the Eastern Cape.
An Eastern Cape man, who allegedly raped a 21-year-old woman while she recorded an audio clip of the ordeal, has been denied bail.
Sinazo Orlam, who lives in Despatch, organised a protest to raise awareness of the danger as many pupils use the library. She was joined by her mother, Senzi, and 50 pupils from various high schools, including Marymount, Strelitzia and Daniel Pienaar.
A three-year-old boy who was the first to be airlifted from a horrific bus accident in the Eastern Cape on Monday, has died at Frere Hospital, according to provincial authorities.
Annie Tshimanga, originally from Congo, lost nine months of child grants when she was robbed of her Sassa card in 2017. She is still fighting for the money she is owed.
An elderly couple survived a house robbery on their farm in Komga in the Eastern Cape this week.
In a province that just slashed the number of ambulances on its road by almost half, people are hoping R40 a month will give their loved ones a fighting chance if the worst happens.
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