With a whole bunch of fake news stories floating around when it comes to the vaccine, it's important to outline the facts. Now, a study has confirmed that the Johnson & Johnson vaccine can protect against death and hospitalisation as a result of Covid-19.
Some relief can wash over Cape Town as rival taxi associations, Codeta and CATA, finally reach an agreement. Taxi violence in Western Cape saw many losing their lives and injured with residents living day to day in fear.
Government officials have been visiting looting hotspots and monitoring where exactly those areas stand after it saw destruction and chaos. Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has been doing the rounds and had quite a lot to say.
Those between the age of 35 and 49 are now allowed to register to get vaccinated. The national vaccination programme continues across the country despite violent protests which resulted in temporary closure of some vaccination sites.
Some of us are seeing 'The Purge' being played out in real life as violence and looting continues in parts of the country. President Cyril Ramaphosa has now held an address to speak on what is currently happening in South Africa.
Restaurants will be allowed to open their doors again. This is only but one of the things President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Sunday evening. Keep reading to get all the latest details.
If you are pregnant or breastfeeding can you safely take the Covid-19 vaccine? The Department of Health has given an update based on the latest tests that have been done to ensure the safety of the vaccines.
The Department of Health announced on Friday morning when registrations for the vaccinations of the 35 to 49 age groups will begin. They also gave insight into when these vaccinations will commence.
Using findings from the Sisonke vaccine trials, the South African Medical Research Council has said that the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is effective against variants of Covid-19. They've also found that only 1% of healthcare workers got infected with Covid after being vaccinated.
We now have a clear idea of when vaccinations for the 50-59 year old individuals in the country will begin. Registrations for this portion of the vaccine rollout will start this week.
South Africa has officially been declared as being in the Third Wave of Covid infections. The Western Cape joined four other provinces as a rise in Covid infections is seen.
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A police officer in the North West has been reportedly dismissed from work for allegedly impregnating a prisoner. It is also alleged that the pregnant inmate was awaiting trial for murder and expected to be sentenced to 30 years in jail.
The Groote Schuur hospital has recently released a report which highlighted that a significant number of its Covid-19 patients are unvaccinated. Reports said about 156 were hospitalised and 153 of those patients were not vaccinated.
Did you watch 'The Braai Show With Cassper Nyovest'? Former Miss Universe and beautiful Zozibini Tunzi joined Cassper Nyovest on Wednesday evening for the first episode of 'The Braai Show With Cassper Nyovest' as the first guest of season 2.