First Covid-19 deaths: We mourn as a province and country – Western Cape premier Alan Winde

Western Cape Premier Alan Winde expressed his grief on Friday morning at the news that two…

Nationwide lockdown: ‘Justice will not be compromised’ -Lamola says courts remain open

Justice Minister Ronald Lamola says courts will be open – but with restricted access – during…

Coronavirus: President Cyril Ramaphosa tests negative

President Cyril Ramaphosa tested negative for the novel coronavirus, the Presidency announced on Thursday. Ramaphosa’s spokesperson…

South Africa: Coronavirus Data

South Africa’s Coronavirus Data

South Africa’s Coronavirus Cases Surge Above 700 Ahead of Planned Lockdown

South Africa’s coronavirus cases jumped again to 709, the health minister said Wednesday, as the country…

South Africa Under Lockdown

South Africa Under Lockdown announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa from Midnight 26 March 2020. Lockdown will…

Despite zero case, Zimbabwe declares national emergency over COVID-19

Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has declared the coronavirus pandemic as a national disaster. He said this…

Chinese billionaire Jack Ma donates masks, test kits to all countries in Africa

Chinese billionaire and co-founder of Alibaba, Jack Ma, says he will donate masks, test kits and…

South Africans call for travel bans due to coronavirus increases

The number of confirmed South Africans who contracted COVID-19 has risen by 14 since Friday to…

Kenya confirms first case of coronavirus in East Africa

Kenya announced Friday the first confirmed case of coronavirus in East Africa, as the region so…