Sakinah Samuels

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Sakinah is a Writer at Portal Publishing where she writes for Careers Portal and News Portal, and is passionate about the work she does. With a passion for writing developed at a young age, she is always creating some form of written content at all points in time.

With only recently having completed her BA Degree at the University of the Western Cape, majoring in Psychology, English and Philosophy, she is at the beginning a career as a successful wordsmith and wiping away any ideas of a writer not being able to be successful. 

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third wave
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.
electricity
Eskom has announced that it will be implementing loadshedding today and that it would continue through the weekend. For all the details on this round of loadshedding, read further.
zweli
Health Minister, Zweli Mkhize, has been placed on special leave by President Cyril Ramaphosa. This comes after Mkhize was alleged to be involved in million rands worth of corruption.
shaleen-surtie richards
Veteran actress, Shaleen-Surtie Richards, who we've all seen on our screens through different chapters of our lives, has passed away at the age of 66.
The National Coronavirus Command Council has been meeting to discuss what can be done as we are in the third wave of Covid infections. One measure we might see is a move to Lockdown Level 2.
alcohol ban
Now that the third wave of Covid is happening already in some provinces and many expect it to get worse, there are now calls from citizens to have stricter measures in place.
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Government has announced that the National State of Disaster has been extended.
third wave
South Africa's Health Department has said that we are not in the third wave - yet. Cases are climbing while the country gears up for Phase 2 of the vaccine rollout.
George floyd killer found guilty
People all around the world rejoice as George Floyd's killer, former police officer, Derek Chauvin, has been found guilty. This is only but a small step towards justice.
cape town fire arrest
A man has been arrested in connection with the violent fire in Cape Town. The blaze began on Sunday as firefighters continue working to contain the fire on Monday.