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Government, stakeholders assess Covid-19 response strategy in Cameroon

26th August 2020 An operation to assess the response strategy to the devastating effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on Cameroon’s economy is under way in the capital... 

UIF TERS shutdown unfair to those with legitimate claims, says business body

26th August 2020 Business for South Africa said on Wednesday that the Unemployment Insurance Fund’s decision to halt Covid-19 Temporary Employer/Employee Relief... 

Cape Town will appeal 'dangerous' land ruling – Plato

26th August 2020 Cape Town mayor Dan Plato on Tuesday said the city would appeal a high court ruling barring the city from removing land invaders from public land... 


Premier welcomes drop in Covid-19 infections in KwaZulu-Natal

25th August 2020 KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala said on Tuesday that the department has welcomed the early signs of Covid-19 infections plateauing in the... 

Sassa advises Covid-19 grant beneficiaries to switch to banks to speed up payments

25th August 2020 The South African Social Security Agency has called on its approved beneficiaries of the Covid-19 grant to change their payment methods from the... 

Call for public comment on Victim Support Services Bill

25th August 2020 The Western Cape MEC of Social Development Sharna Fernandez is calling on all residents and organisations to comment on the Victim Support Services... 

Gumede’s appointment displays ANC's arrogance, says DA

25th August 2020 The Democratic Alliance (DA) in KwaZulu-Natal said on Monday that the appointment of Zandile Gumede to the portfolio committee on co-operative... 

ANC dismisses Magashule statement as fake news

25th August 2020 The African National Congress (ANC) in a statement on Monday has dismissed as fake news an earlier press release saying that its secretary general... 

ANC MP Advocate Hishaam Mohamed dies

25th August 2020 The African National Congress (ANC) on Monday night said in a statement that its member of Parliament (MP) Advocate Hishaam Mohamed died in the... 

Hawks arrest policemen for stealing Covid-19 unemployment funds

25th August 2020 The Hawks on Monday arrested three people, two of them police officers, in Durban for stealing R692,000 (US$37,166 dollars) in coronavirus... 

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