Holding an umbrella to protect herself from the hot sun, Mxolosi Mthetwa finally sits down next to her shovel and sips a cooldrink. She has been clearing a small plot of land to build a shack.
Waste pickers, also known as reclaimers, want to be classified as essential workers during the 21-day national lockdown aimed at curbing the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Homeless people in Johannesburg and Mayfair have mostly complied with an order to be taken to places of shelter for the duration of the 21-day lockdown.
A group of more than 60 German tourists are under quarantine after one tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).
Defence Minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula has refused to divulge the number of soldiers deployed to help police enforce regulations during the 21-day lockdown, but she has assured South Africans that they are ready for their task.
Homeless people in Tshwane and Johannesburg will not be forced to move into shelters during the 21-day lockdown, according to Gauteng's acting social development MEC Panyaza Lesufi.
A hotel bus transporting German tourists to Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital to undergo testing for the novel coronavirus, has broken down, according to a report.
The "vaccine" Ekurhuleni mayor is hoping to buy from a Cuban-Chinese company isn't a vaccine. It’s a drug - and it's not proven to work against the virus that causes Covid-19.
A recent plea by Gauteng premier David Makhura for all residents to remain in the province during the 21-day lockdown has fallen on deaf ears.
Lions coach Wandile Gwavu says he is delighted that his team have been crowned 4-Day Domestic Series champions.
A second employee of the South African Broadcasting Corporation has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19), the broadcaster has announced.
On the first day of South Africa’s nationwide lockdown to curb the spread of the deadly Covid-19, the police were out in numbers and resorted to the use of force to disperse residents.
The suburb was bustling as residents carried on with their lives, with scores of people roaming the streets.
A cyclist has been arrested for defying the 21-day national lockdown which came into effect at midnight on Thursday.
The Lions have signed fast bowler Tladi Bokako, who hails from Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape.
The Lions have announced the signing of Wesley Marshall, a top-order batsman born in Kempton Park.
HealthInsite, a corporate wellness and occupational health service provider in collaboration with Mullah Labs, has set up a drive-through Covid-19 testing station at Wanderers Stadium.
It was like an "alcohol rush hour" as people flocked to many big retail and bottle stores to stock up on booze before the 21-day lockdown kicked in at midnight on Thursday.
Clinics in the City of Johannesburg will remain operational during the national 21-day lockdown, according to Eunice Mgcina, Member of the Mayoral Committee for Health and Social Development.
Lions coach Ivan van Rooyen is puzzled by his team's inability to score points in the 20-minute period after half-time this season.
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