Bulelani Dyomfana


Fri, 15/10/2021 - 14:41

The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs recently made an announcement regarding the National State of Disaster on COVID-19.


Wed, 13/10/2021 - 13:40

As the 2021 local government election draws closer with each day that passes by, the question arises as to whether South Africa's political parties have managed to get through to the youth in their calls for support.


Mon, 11/10/2021 - 12:17

South Africans should prepare themselves for more power outages as Eskom looks to extend its Stage 2 load-shedding further into the week.

 


Wed, 06/10/2021 - 12:47

Although President Cyril Ramaphosa recently said the country would soon have standardized proof of vaccination to facilitate travel, access to establishments. The digital vaccine certificate is yet to be made publicly available until later this week.

 


Tue, 05/10/2021 - 11:31

According to a recent study, Scientists at Stellenbosch University found the cause behind a version of the Covid-19 that has dangerous long term health implications. One of the researchers at the University details how the team made this discovery.


Thu, 30/09/2021 - 15:38

The Child support grant has lost its value over the past few years according to The 2021 September Household Affordability Index. The report has further indicated that there has been minimal effort to address poverty in the country.

 


Thu, 30/09/2021 - 13:59

President Cyril Ramaphosa recently published the much-anticipated Special Investigating Unit's report into the Digital Vibes scandal. The report revealed, among other things, that former health minister Zweli Mkhize lied to the nation about his involvement in the tender process.


Tue, 28/09/2021 - 08:46

The South African Police Service is looking to have more boots on the ground to combat crime through a collaborative effort between security forces, civil society organisations, and government institutions.

 

 


Tue, 28/09/2021 - 07:39

South Africa has officially exited the third wave. This follows reports stating that close to a quarter of the country's adult population has been fully vaccinated.

 

 


Tue, 21/09/2021 - 08:58

Teenage pregnancy continues to be a prevalent issue in South African, particularly with the latest statistical data showing a sharp rise in the rate of teenage pregnancies in some parts of South Africa. Research experts discuss what this reveals about South Africa's social ills.


Mon, 20/09/2021 - 10:40

The newly elected Mayor of Johannesburg, Jolidee Matongo has passed away following a fatal car crash. Matongo held his position as mayor for under a month before passing on. 


Fri, 17/09/2021 - 11:21

BioNtech has kicked off a trial of its COVID-19 vaccine for children and adolescents in South Africa as part of a global Phase 3 study. The study involves fourteen 14 000 children from across the world and 2000 of them are from South Africa.


Tue, 14/09/2021 - 15:36

The Justice Department has informed beneficiaries of child maintenance that payments will be delayed due to departmental systems, including MojaPay, not being accessible.


Fri, 10/09/2021 - 12:03

The Department of Justice and Constitutional Development's Information Technology Systems have been hacked. The department said the breach was effected through ransomware and was detected on Monday.


Fri, 10/09/2021 - 09:32

 

At least 337 cases of alleged corruption in government departments have been reported to the National Anti-Corruption Hotline (NACH) in the period between April and the end of June this year. This is according to a report released by the Public Service Commission (PSC) on Thursday


Thu, 09/09/2021 - 14:44

Deputy President David Mabuza is calling on all citizens to get vaccinated to lower the country's infection rate. He was speaking during the launch of the Vaccination Social Mobilisation campaign that has been launched in collaboration with the Department of Sports, Arts and Culture.


Tue, 07/09/2021 - 09:13

WhatsApp has announced that as of 01 November 2021 it will stop supporting some 43 older model smartphones including the iPhone 6s. Various models of other competing brands such as Huawei, LG and Samsung will also be affected.


Tue, 31/08/2021 - 10:40

The SA Post Office is warning customers not to pay self-appointed queue marshals or any of their employees in exchange for a place in front of the queue at any of their branches.

 


Fri, 27/08/2021 - 14:23

Deputy President David Mabuza has reassured the country that the events of last month, which resulted in large-scale lootings in parts of Kwazulu-Natal and Gauteng, will never happen again.


Thu, 26/08/2021 - 15:53

The Judicial Service Commission wants Western Cape Judge President, John Hlophe, to face an impeachment vote. The impeachment vote will be taken to the National Assembly, where Members of Parliament will decide whether Hlophe should be removed from office.

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