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Covid-19 update: ‘High alert’ over variants as samples taken from positive...

Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has again reassured citizens that the B.1.617 coronavirus (Covid-19) variant has not been detected yet in South Africa. The Citizen...

300,000 Pfizer vaccines arrive in South Africa

The first batch of Pfizer Covid-19 doses have arrived in South Africa as pressure mounts on the government to begin vaccinating the general public...

Subsidy makes property dreams reality

LexisNexis South Africa, together with conveyancing firm MDW Inc., has joined forces to bring awareness to aspiring first-time home owners of the South African...

Phuthaditjhaba ECD centre gets help

In 2001, Mookho Pitso established the Hola Le Rona Integrated Educare Centre food garden in Phuthaditjhaba, in the Free State.  Twenty years down the line, with...

Andile Qongqo releases second album

After a successful album launched in 2018 with the title Q Signature, Andile Qongqo (aka Andile Q) has struck again. He has released a new...

SA has boundless economic potential – Ramaphosa

In his latest letter, President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on South Africans to avoid getting caught up in the country’s immediate challenges and focus on...

Covid-19 update: SA records 452 new cases and 8 deaths

As of Monday, the total number of confirmed Covid-19 cases is 1 552 416, with 452 new cases recorded since the last report, Health...

How to Optimise and Simplify Business Data

Numerous businesses across industries in South Africa, and the world, are looking for new and innovative ways through which business data can be optimised...

Olivier and Oberholzer star in Cairo

The 17-year-old Chanté Olivier got her 2021 season underway on a high note as she claimed not less than three gold medals during the...

National call-up and busy month for Chanté

The teenage cycling sensation from Bloemfontein, Chanté Olivier, has received national recognition early in the year by being included in the South African team...

AstraZeneca #vaccine provides ‘minimal protection’

The AstraZeneca vaccine provides minimal protection against mild to moderate Covid-19 symptoms from the variant first discovered in South Africa, Professor Shabir Madhi, Dean...

Long-time friends excited about playing for SA

The two long-time friends, Jacques van Tonder and Trevor de Lora, are excited about their journey in the coming weeks as they will both...

Fitch and Moody’s downgrade South Africa amid pandemic struggles

Ratings agencies Fitch and Moody’s lowered their assessments of South Africa’s financial strength on Friday, saying pandemic had further stifled the heavily indebted country’s economy. The agencies,...

Stage 2 loadshedding throughout the weekend

Eskom will implement Stage 2 loadshedding between 08:00 and 22:00 on Saturday and Sunday. This is necessary to replenish the emergency generation reserves, which were...

White is itching to get back on the track

It has been confirmed that motorsport will start again this week with the first race being confirmed for Saturday. As with all other sporting codes,...

WATCH: Rhinos resist lions’ bullying

Have you ever wondered why there are practically no rhinos in the Lion King movie, aside from a few cursory glimpses? The Citizen reports,  maybe...

Father of SA still an iconic figure

Today marks 102 years since Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela’s birth in the village of Mvezo, on the banks of the Mbashe River, near Mthatha in...

Covid-19 deaths nationwide jump by 216

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has announced that the total deaths in South Africa have risen by 216 in the last 24 hours. Of these, 7...