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Orphaned Children eligible for Child Support Grant to get additional R240 on top of the R480 they are eligible for

This follows after proclamation of the Social Assistance Amendment Act by the Department of Social Development. Social assistance is one of the country’s biggest child

Where are you most likely to be murdered in South Africa?

Open fields, streets, parking areas and abandoned buildings are notorious for being number one murder spots in South Africa. This was revealed by Police Minister, Bheki

Computer and Mathematics Lab destroyed in Luka Village’s Ramotse Primary School Fire

North West Education MEC has condemned the burning of the School as clearly targeted at delaying the provisioning of education to an African child. A computer lab with 40

Mpumalanga man arrested with 230kg of dagga

Police in Hendrina, Mpumalanga have arrested a 37-year-old man for allegedly dealing with dagga. According to the Police, the man was arrested for dealing with dagga

The African Report

Ramaphosa calls on African leaders to support efforts to…

African Union Chairperson, President Cyril Ramaphosa, has called on African leaders to support efforts on the

African Union member states #Covid19 infections at 177, 953

There are 78832 recoveries and 4936 deathsNorthern Africa region has many infections followed by Southern Africa

Algeria wins 2019 Africa Cup of Nations

Team beats Senegal 1-0 to lift trophy in Cairo, earning its first AFCON title in 29 years ANKARA (AA) – Algeria…

Engie and Meridiam achieve financial close for two solar…

The solar photovoltaic (PV) plants are part of the Scaling Solar initiative in Senegal, conducted jointly by the…

Science and Technology

Local COVID-19 Swab Extraction Kits to be produced at scale to speed up testing and reduce the…

The CSIR says the production of Local COVID-19 Swab Extraction Kits will ensure that they reduce the turnaround time of testing The Council for Scientific and Industrial Research says South Africa is on track to manufacture its own


Cabinet has approved changes to the Adjusted Alert Level 1 COVID-19 regulations as South Africa has exited the fourth wave nationally. The changes came after meetings of the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) and the President’s Coordinating Council (PCC), which received updates on the

SA Hospitals under pressure

With the rising numbers of COVID-19 cases and the increase in trauma cases, South Africa’s hospitals are almost

COVID-19; 345 more people dead.

The Department of Health on Tuesday said 345 more people have died of COVID-19-related illnesses, among them two

As COVID-19 infections at 471 123 in the Country, the CSIR says faster, local test…

CSIR says it can make enough enzyme for one billion chemical reactions that can be applied in COVID-19 testing

Watch: Gauteng COVID-19 Provincial Command Council giving update about COVID-19…

Among other issues, the Gauteng COVID-19 Provincial Command Council is expected to address issues of Health MEC