Melikhaya Zagagana

Tue, 12/10/2021 - 13:41

President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to give every South African an opportunity to vote on election day. Therefore, it looks like another long weekend is on the cards in the next two weeks, as political parties improve their efforts to win over as many votes as possible at the upcoming municipal elections. 

Fri, 08/10/2021 - 13:34

South Africans travelling to the United Kindom (UK) have been met with travel ban restrictions due to Covid-19 concerns. President Cyril Ramaphosa was subsequently advised to speak to the UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson to remove the country from its red list and new developments have emerged since then. 

Wed, 06/10/2021 - 13:10

President Cyril Ramaphosa, in his last Covid-19 address, said further information would still be provided on how vaccine passports can be used as evidence of vaccination for various purposes and events. New developments have since emerged regarding the issue of vaccine certificates. 

Tue, 05/10/2021 - 16:20

In an effort to promote transparency and give the public an opportunity to participate on selecting the new Chief Justice, President Cyril Ramaphosa invited the public to get involved and nominate a suitable qualified candidate for the Head of Judiciary in South Africa, a process which started on 16 September 2021. 

Mon, 04/10/2021 - 11:26

The South African Football Association (SAFA) has finally agreed to allow soccer fans entry into stadiums to watch matches. New guidelines have been however set for those who want to attend games at stadiums due to the Covid-19 pandemic. 

Wed, 29/09/2021 - 15:09

The Clicks and Unilever brands have been reportedly taken to court over an alleged controversial advert which caused public outcry in 2019. The Clicks advertisement had made a comparison which appeared to be discriminant of natural hair.

Thu, 23/09/2021 - 16:21

The Special Investigating Unit (SIU) has once again made a finding on the former Minister of Health, Dr Zweli Mkhize. The SIU has found that over R1 million on the Digital Vibes account was spent on shopping and home upgrades. 

Wed, 15/09/2021 - 12:17

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. 

Tue, 14/09/2021 - 10:59

There are looming concerns that elections could become a super spreader event as South Africans prepare to go to the polls on October 2021. The fourth-wave has already been predicted by health expects in December, and going to the polls could be confirming the possibility of the fourth-wave. 

Fri, 10/09/2021 - 11:11

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has advised that vaccination must be normalised annually as it fades away overtime and the immune system weakens once more against Covid-19.  

Thu, 09/09/2021 - 16:29

According to the Department of Health's latest statistics, South Africa has managed to execute over 14 million COVID-19 doses of vaccine, and more than six million people being fully vaccinated as of 8 September 2021. 

Wed, 08/09/2021 - 16:20

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. 

Fri, 27/08/2021 - 14:05

The Minister of Transport, Fikile Mbalula has given the motorists more time for the renewal of driving licences. Keep reading to find out all the details.

Thu, 26/08/2021 - 13:57

Reports by Bloomberg Rankings confirm that South Africa's unemployment rate is the highest in the world out of 82 countries.

Thu, 26/08/2021 - 11:41

An Afrobarometer survey found that more than 60% of South African citizens do not have faith in Cyril Ramaphosa's leadership. Read further for more.

Tue, 24/08/2021 - 04:59

United States President, Joe Biden has announced a new offering to its vaccinated citizens as they will be receiving a booster vaccine shot in September for more protection against Covid-19. Read further for more details.

Mon, 23/08/2021 - 13:06

Officials are on high alert in some provinces after rumours of a national shutdown made waves on social platforms. Read further for more details.

Fri, 20/08/2021 - 10:37

The South African Health Products Regulator (SAHPRA) has released a report which shows that South Africa has recorded no deaths as a result of Covid-19 vaccine. Read further for more details.

Thu, 19/08/2021 - 15:00

The new Bafana Bafana coach, Hugo Broos, has today announced a team of 31 players that will be participating in the 2022 World Cup qualifying games. 

Thu, 19/08/2021 - 10:59

It's been revealed that the overwhelming number of Johnson & Johnson vaccines produced in South Africa are being exported to European Countries. Read further for more details.