72 Covid-19 deaths in South Africa in the last 24 hours

Tebogo Msimanga | Seventy two more people died of Coronavirus in South Africa over the last 24 hours, bringing the total deaths to 54 986. Gauteng recorded 27 deaths, Northern Cape 4, Western Cape 12, Eastern Cape 6, Mpumalanga 5 and KwaZulu-Natal 5. The tests conducted to date is 10 968 926.The recovery now stands at 1 519 734 which […]

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Malaria remains a global health concern

Just News | The National Department of Health joins the World in commemorating the progress made against malaria and reflects on the barriers remaining to make South Africa a malaria-free country.  The theme for World Malaria Day this year is, “Zero Malaria – Draw the Line against Malaria”. Malaria is a life-threatening disease and mortality […]

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Lesotho banned poultry products from Gauteng

Tebogo Msimanga | The Department of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development on Thursday announced that on 19 April 2021,  two commercial chicken properties tested positive for H5 avian influenza. One is a commercial chicken-layer farm in City of Tshwane, Gauteng.  The other is a commercial chicken parent breeder farm in J.B Marks Local Municipality […]

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NEHAWU calls for a speedy investigation into hospital fire

Tebogo Msimanga | The National Education, Health and Allied Workers’ Union (NEHAWU) is calling for an immediate investigation of the fire that took place at the Charlotte Maxeke Academic Hospital. “Gauteng Department of Health suggests that the fire started at the Special Dispensary stores at around 11:20 am on Friday. The fire apparently gutted the […]

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