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FULL SPEECH | Ramaphosa lays out govt's four main objectives for 2021. Here are the key points

President Cyril Ramaphosa has laid out four pillars that the government is focused on for this year: dealing with the Covid-19 pandemic; accelerating economic recovery; creating jobs and inclusive economic growth; and fighting corruption and strengthen the state.

Finalised 2021 school term dates released by Department of Basic Education

The new school calendar has been released by the Department of Basic Education (DBE) and will give schools 40 weeks of teaching and learning.

All the new minimum wages in SA – with big increases for domestic workers

The new national minimum wage is R21.69 per hour, an increase of 4.5%.

The coronavirus is going to stick around forever. Get ready for the new normal

The spread of coronavirus variants means Covid-19 will likely be around forever. 

SA boxing legend Mzi Mnguni dies at age 73

South African boxing icon Mzi Mnguni, who had a hand in managing and training the country's finest world champions, died on Saturday morning.

More than half of KwaZulu-Natal, Eastern Cape may have had Covid, blood donor tests show

A study published on Friday, led by authors from the National Blood Service, shows that a large percentage of the population has likely already been infected with SARS-CoV-2 and that there are striking differences in prevalence between black and white people.

Overnight flat tummy? With these 3 sought-after body sculpting procedures, it's possible if you want

Advances in technology and medical knowledge means that patients now have a range of options available when it comes to both invasive and non-invasive procedures.

'Travel ban on SA possible' experts say as impact of new Covid-19 variant is felt globally

Experts have warned South Africa could face more travel bans following the government's announcement to pause the vaccine rollout.

Court dismisses Chris Hani killer Janusz Walus' latest bid for freedom

Janusz Walus, who gunned down SA Communist Party leader Chris Hani almost 28 years ago, has failed to convince the Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that he should be released on parole. 

Highlights of amaBhungane's investigation into Nedbank regiments and state capture

Nedbank took a R191 million fee to act as a "cardboard cutout" in back-to-back interest-swap deals at Transnet, the amaBhungane investigative journalism centre says.

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