National State of Disaster extended to 15 January

Written by on 9 December 2021

The National State of Disaster has been extended to 15 January 2022, Minister in the Presidency, Mondli Gungubele announced on Thursday. On Wednesday the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) reported 19,842 COVID-19 cases in South Africa. Meanwhile, the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) approved a third dose for the Pfizer vaccine. The […]

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Written by on 8 October 2021

The national Health Department on Friday launched the COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate portal. 1. Why does my COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate have an expiry date? The COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate available from 8 October 2021 does not include an expiry date. 2. Why are there new versions of the COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate? Additional features such as a scannable […]

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LIVESTREAM: WHO briefing on COVID-19 origins

Written by on 9 February 2021

JOHANNESBURG – An international team of experts wrapping up a month spent in China investigating the COVID-19 pandemic’s origins will brief the media in Wuhan on Tuesday, the WHO announced. “The international team working to understand the origins of the COVID-19 virus is completing its four weeks’ stay in Wuhan, China and together with their Chinese colleagues will […]

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SA will get enough vaccines: Ramaphosa

Written by on 19 January 2021

An inter-ministerial committee has been set up to overlook the distribution of vaccines. President Cyril Ramaphosa has assured South Africans the country will get enough vaccines. He says money won’t be a problem. Our reporter Govan Whittles joins me for more on this. Courtesy #DStv403 JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa has assured South Africans that the country […]

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De Deur Police Station temporarily closed

Written by on 7 January 2021

SAPS has issued a statement announcing the temporary closure of De Deur Police Station due to #Covid 19 related case. The station has been closed for decontamination after a positive test for Covid-19. Gauteng SAPS spokesperson says, “The Community Service center will be operating from the park homes at the back of the station. The […]

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