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Gauteng Premier Mr David Makhura

Gauteng eager to move to level 3 lockdown

by GENEVIEVE KGAFE VANDERBIJLPARK – GAUTENG, South Africa’s economic hub and seat of the executive, is eager to move to level 3 of the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown despite the province having the second-highest number of cases of the pandemic. Premier…




South African prisoners at a local correctional services

Mixed feelings as SA prisoners are set free

by AKANI CHAUKE  JOHANNESBURG – THE imminent release of 19 000 inmates to combat the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in South African prisons, could turn out to be a double-edged sword. This is aprevailing sentiment…



President Cyril Ramaphosa

Ramaphosa against recklessness during eased lockdown

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA PRETORIA – PRESIDENT t Cyril Ramaphosa has warned citizens against irresponsible behaviour as the country eases the lockdown around the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. He said this would jeopardise the progress made by the country…