https://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information

Covid-19 News

 Ghana's Covid-19 cases rise to nine

Ghana's Covid-19 cases rise to nine

By: African News Agency      19th March 2020 Ghanaian officials on Thursday confirmed two more cases of coronavirus, bringing the country’s total number of infections to nine.  The country's... 

Premier of the Northern Cape Zamani Saul

NEHAWU Northern Cape calls on Premier Saul to convene an urgent health and safety stakeholder meetings

19th March 2020 The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union [NEHAWU] in the Northern Cape pleads with the Premier of the Northern Cape to convene an... 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

Covid-19 infections in South Africa rise to 150 – Ramaphosa  

By: African News Agency      19th March 2020 The number of confirmed Covid-19 infections in South Africa has risen to 150, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Thursday. "The level of... 

More Covid-19
Minister must ensure health practitioners’ safety during crisis

Minister must ensure health practitioners’ safety during crisis

19th March 2020 In a letter to Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize, the Solidarity Occupational Guild for Healthcare Practitioners called for stringent measures to be... 

IFP: Homeless at risk of being infected with Coronavirus

IFP: Homeless at risk of being infected with Coronavirus

19th March 2020 The Inkatha Freedom Party is worried that people who live in informal settlements and those who are homeless face a huge risk of exposure to the... 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

Tough times ahead due to coronavirus, Ramaphosa tells religious leaders 

By: African News Agency      19th March 2020 The negative impact of coronavirus will continue to be felt across all sectors of South African society as it continues to spread. At a meeting of... 

Sassa will remain open, urges beneficiaries to avoid malls on payment day

Sassa will remain open, urges beneficiaries to avoid malls on payment day

By: Thabi Madiba     19th March 2020 Following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement prohibiting gatherings of more than 100 people during the Coronavirus pandemic, the South... 

Vaal Dam

Higher dam levels will help fight Covid-19 – water and sanitation 

By: African News Agency      19th March 2020 Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has instructed her department, human settlements, water and sanitation, to pull out all stops to increase water... 

Nigeria sets up five labs to test for Covid-19 at no cost

Nigeria sets up five labs to test for Covid-19 at no cost

By: African News Agency      19th March 2020 The National Centre for Disease Control said Nigeria had five laboratories where citizens could get tested for the coronavirus (Covid-19) at no... 

Environmental emergencies as a consequence of Covid-19

Environmental emergencies as a consequence of Covid-19

19th March 2020 The National Environmental Management Act, 1998 (NEMA) defines an "emergency situation" as one that has arisen suddenly that poses an imminent and... 

Coronavirus has finally made us recognise the illegal wildlife trade is a public health issue

Coronavirus has finally made us recognise the illegal wildlife trade is a public health issue

19th March 2020 There will be few positives to take from coronavirus. But the global pandemic may yet prove to be an important moment in the attempts to address... 

About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now