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Curfew eased, booze back on sale and small gatherings allowed as SA goes back to level 3

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday moved SA back to alert level 3, meaning that alcohol sales will be allowed, gatherings can take...

What we know ‘sofa’: R70k looted couch seen lounging outside shack

After a furniture and lifestyle brand in Springfield asked Mzansi to look out for a unique couch that was looted from their store during...

Jacob Zuma back at Estcourt prison after attending his brother’s funeral

Former President Jacob Zuma has returned to the Escourt Correctional Services Centre after being granted compassionate leave to bury his brother, Micheal.

Mpumalanga cops arrest three in R2.5 million heroin bust

Three people have been arrested in Mbombela after allegedly being found in possession of heroin worth more than R2.5 million.

Pfizer Covid-19 vaccines to be manufactured in South Africa from 2022

Pfizer and BioNTech have signed a letter of intent with Biovac, a Cape Town-based biopharmaceutical company, to manufacture the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine...

Will Level 4 lockdown be EASED this week? Here’s what the data says…

South Africa’s extended period of Level 4 lockdown is scheduled for review on Sunday 25 July. In just a few days, Cyril...

SA passes 68,000 Covid-19 deaths, with more than 500 fatalities confirmed in 24 hours

These latest figures mean that there have now been 68,192 confirmed deaths recorded since the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic in SA.

Jacob Zuma granted permission to attend his brother’s funeral

Former president Jacob Zuma has been granted compassionate leave, so he can attend the funeral of his brother, Michael Zuma, the Department of...

MEC urges motorists to abide by curfew after three die in crash

Mpumalanga Community Safety MEC Vusi Shongwe has called on motorists to adhere to Covid-19 curfew regulations following an accident along the N4...

Eskom extends power cuts to Friday as plants fail

South Africa’s struggling power utility Eskom Holdings SOC Ltd will cut power supplies nationwide until Friday after more breakdowns at some of...

Government’s new lockdown plan for schools in South Africa

The department of basic education has detailed its plans to have learners return to full-time teaching from the end of July 2021.

Eskom in wage fight with workers as load shedding hits

Eskom has triggered a dispute process with labour unions over pay, citing the increased wage demands as unaffordable given the current financial...

7 arrested for allegedly beating two people to death in Mpumalanga

Mpumalanga Police Spokesperson, Leonard Hlathi, says the seven suspects are facing murder, attempted murder and kidnapping charges. Mpumalanga police...

24 tyre-spiking attacks on Mpumalanga motorists in 18 days

Police in Mpumalanga said there has been 24 tyre spiking incidents between 1 April and 18 May in the province.

Mpumalanga businessman and employee nabbed for possession of illegal explosives

A Mpumalanga businessman and his employee have been arrested for possession of illegal explosives and firearms. The men aged...