4 billion anti-Covid shots injected worldwide

PARIS (AFP) – Although more than four billion doses of anti-Covid vaccines have been administered around…

Almost 10 000 SA teachers refuse to take Covid-19 jabs

“Nearly 10 000 personnel in the Gauteng education sector are, for one reason or the other,…

REGISTRATION FOR COVID-19 VACCINATION OPENS FOR PEOPLE IN THEIR 50S

From 1 pm on Thursday afternoon, people between 50 and 59 years old will be able…

South Africa’s updated 2021 school calendar – including new term dates

The Department of Basic Education has published the updated academic calendar for schools in South Africa…

NCCC meeting on Wednesday to ‘discuss lockdown measures’

Oh man, here we go again… The NCCC will convene on Wednesday – and it’s understood…

Covid-19 Vaccine: Cosatu chimes into chorus of criticism against Cyril’s government

The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has joined the chorus of criticism directed at…

Why South Africa may be ‘at the back of the queue’ for a COVID-19 vaccine

Despite hosting trials for several COVID-19 vaccine frontrunners, South Africa seems to have ‘slipped behind’ other…

Ramaphosa issues ‘second wave warning’ for South Africans

President Ramaphosa has expressed his concerns over the possibility of a coronavirus ‘second wave’, and issued…

Ronaldinho tests positive for COVID-19

Former Brazil striker Ronaldinho Gaucho said he has tested positive for COVID-19 and is self-isolating. The…

China to test whole city of 9m as Europe rolls out new virus rules

All nine million people in a major Chinese port city will be tested for Covid-19 following…