Articles containing the tag ‘announced
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, June 27th, 2021

    Alcohol Sales and Gatherings Banned as South Africa Moves to Alert Level 4

    South Africa has been moved to alert level 4 with effect from Monday, 28 June 2021, as a way of attempting to combat the Delta variant of the Covid-19 virus. This was announced by the President of the Republic ... Read more »
    By Staff Writer On Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

    Babes Wodumo Gives Birth to Baby Boy

    Gqom queen Bongekile ‘Babes Wodumo’ Simelane and her kwaito star husband Mandla ‘Mampintsha’ Maphumulo announced the birth of their baby boy on Wednesday, 16 June 2021. “UNkulunkul... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Saturday, June 12th, 2021

    Despite the State of Covid in SA, the Worst is Yet to Come

    Even though it appears that the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic has hit us in South Africa, experts in the field have warned that the worst is yet to come. This warning was sounded by the Covid-19 expert, P... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, June 10th, 2021

    Ramaphosa Approves Amendment of Electricity Regulation Act to Address Load Shedding

    In an unprecedented move, the president of the republic of South Africa, Cyril Ramaphosa made a statement on Thursday in which he addressed a number of issues that have been bedeviling the power utility, Eskom.... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, June 8th, 2021

    Health Minister Mkhize Placed on Special Leave

    Amid claims that there is a political agenda in the Digital Vibes debacle, health minister Zweli Mkhize has been placed on special leave to allow him to attend to the allegations and investigations surrounding ... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Thursday, June 3rd, 2021

    Gupta Lieutenant Sharma Stands Trial in Bloemfontein

      The four people that are accused of being involved in the failed Estina Dairy Project appeared before the magistrate in the Bloemfontein Magistrates Court on Thursday facing charges ranging from fraud to... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

    Contact Sports Suspended by the Department of Education

    The department of Basic Education announced on Wednesday that it had taken a decision to suspend all contact sports with immediate effect countrywide. This announcement follows a meeting of the council of educa... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Sunday, May 16th, 2021

    Stage 2 Load Shedding Implemented as Eskom Loses Generating Power

    The South African power utility, Eskom announced on Sunday that it would be implementing stage 2 load shedding with immediate effect from Sunday. This was announced in a power alert issued by the state-owned en... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Wednesday, May 12th, 2021

    ANC National Youth League Rocked by Age Scandal

    The African National Congress Youth League was last week said to have been rocked by an age scandal involving the National Youth Task Team (NYTT). On Tuesday, Deputy Secretary-General of the party, Jessie Duart... Read more »
    By Oliver Ngwenya On Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

    Queen Mantfombi Dlamini Zulu to Be Interred at Night – Buthelezi

    The traditional Prime Minisiter of the Zulu nation, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi announced on Monday that the burial of the late wife of King Goodwill Zwelithini who passed away recently after a short illness, w... Read more »