When herd behaviour is used for selfishness, all you’re left with is a smug sense of entitlement, writes Charlene Naidoo.
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Stay up to date with the latest news, views and analysis as the number of coronavirus cases in SA increases.
Police officers have set up roadblocks and are issuing fines to people who refuse to follow the lockdown.
The number of coronavirus cases in the US has now exceeded the total in China, where the virus originated.
Members of the South African National Defence Force could be patrolling the country’s streets well beyond the 21-day lockdown period.
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.
A French tourist who visited the Kruger National Park has tested positive for the novel coronavirus (Covid-19).
There is definitely light at the end of this tunnel. The only question is how long this tunnel will be in South Africa. That will depend on how cooperative we all are in the next three weeks, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
Was the rigidity of social distancing the reason behind Wuhan being able to drastically slow the spread of the new coronavirus, and what lessons can the world learn?
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.
How is it that the virus that killed one million people in the 1890s now causes no more than a few uncomfortable sniffles? This could possibly be a key case study in herd immunity.
A sudden loss of smell or taste could mean you have the coronavirus, even if you have no other symptoms.
The husband of one of the two women whose deaths have been linked to Covid-19 says he suspects his wife may have been more susceptible to the novel coronavirus due to a recently discovered blood clot in one of her lungs, Netwerk24 is reporting.
Justice Minister Ronald Lamola says courts will be open – but with restricted access – during the nationwide lockdown, which is aimed at curbing the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Your latest coronavirus news: SA has reported two Covid-19 deaths; President Cyril Ramaphosa gives SANDF their marching orders as the country embarks on a 21-day lockdown; Evangelist Angus Buchan tests positive.
How do you mitigate your child possibly taking strain with all the changes brought about by the coronavirus chaos?
Several people have been arrested for allegedly disregarding South Africa's lockdown rules that officially kicked in at midnight.
Without being reckless and irresponsible, we will remain your eyes, ears and voice on the streets of South Africa over the next three weeks, Adriaan Basson.
'Breaking that endless loop of anxious anticipation' is key to handling anxiety and panic around coronavirus.
The Basic Education Department has vowed to work towards ensuring pupils continue benefiting from the school nutrition programme while at home.
After a Chinese patient infected with the Covid-19 virus recovered before clinical improvement, researchers are hopeful their discovery will fast-track potential treatment for patients in the future.
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