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Patients, staff test positive for Covid-19 at Lorraine frail care

A Port Elizabeth frail care centre has recorded 19 patients and 10 staff members with Covid-19 while an 83-year-woman has already died. The Lorraine Frail Care is run by ...

The recent downpour of rain across most of the province has brought much-needed relief to some but ...

SA's official opposition party, the DA, has taken a "painful but necessary decision" to retrench ...

Covid-19 infections at churches happened before health regulations were in place: Kenneth ...

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Covid-19 infections in churches in the Eastern Cape and Free State happened before there were any health protocols or ...

Hairdressers, many on brink of closure, gear up for court battle

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A R250bn industry in tatters, with at least 600 of those surveyed entirely reliant on food parcels — that is the bleak ...

Leases up for grabs — but black landlords only

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The Eastern Cape department of public works is on the hunt for black property owners to lease office space to the ...

Eastern Cape police fork out R62.8m in civil claims

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Nearly  R63m — that is the amount paid out by the Eastern Cape SAPS in the first 10 months of the 2019/2020 ...

UIF scrambles to fix website as Covid-19 relief claims pile up

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Desperately needed cash for many remains locked in government coffers as the fund fumbles

Cold snap brings gales, rain, snow … and a bigger Covid-19 threat

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As winter arrives a few days early, experts warn colder temperatures will help spread the virus

Eastern Cape producer debuts film on Showmax

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When producer Zikona Debese left Mthatha to study film at the University of Johannesburg, she had three main objectives ...

Focus now on saving jobs — EC finance MEC Mlungisi Mvoko

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The immediate priority for the Eastern Cape economic development department is the need to save jobs in  the face of ...

Coega pushing ahead with desalination plant project

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The Coega Development Corporation (CDC) has confirmed that it is pushing ahead with plans to build a desalination plant ...

Premier Oscar Mabuyane lauds front-line workers in policy speech

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Eastern Cape premier Oscar Mabuyane took the time, while delivering his policy speech on Thursday, to thank those ...

Infrastructure issues on agenda for EC health MEC Sindiswa Gomba

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The department of health in the Eastern Cape is planning to tackle its infrastructure problems by refurbishing key ...

SA Covid-19 deaths pass 500, as 43 deaths recorded in 24 hours

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South Africa has 24,264 confirmed cases of Covid-19 and 524 deaths.

'Places of worship may reopen': Ramaphosa

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Churches, mosques, temples, synagogues and other places of worship will be allowed to open their doors from June 1.

Opinion

Get used to people coughing stupid conspiracy theories all over you

We are entering a world in which wilful ignorance and childlike solipsism will be smeared across shared spaces

Parents to face big dilemma come June 1

On June 1 — and with the number of infections on an upward trend — pupils in grades 7 and 12 will be heading back to school.

People of Makana deserve better

It is unthinkable that in the midst of such a serious crisis of constitutional violation, the Eastern Cape government and Makana Local Municipality are ...

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DJ Warras: Alcohol isn't a problem unless people ...

"The benefit the tax on cigarettes would have brought far outweighs 'the health risk' story we’re being fed".

Ayanda Borotho: ‘When you live in toxicity for ...

‘When you live in toxicity for too long, even darkness looks like light'

TS Sporting goalie Maranti keeps PSL dream alive

The 30-year-old has had a bumpy ride in football so far, but he has always stayed optimistic and kept his dream of ...

Sascoc pay salaries one day late

The SA Sports Confederation and Olympic Committee (Sascoc) paid salaries to its 24 staff members on Tuesday‚ acting CEO ...

Faul set to continue in his role as CSA's acting CEO beyond expiry

Dr Jacques Faul is expected to continue in his role as Cricket South Africa's (CSA) acting chief executive officer ...

'God of cricket' Tendulkar looms over India prodigy Shaw

Shaw, now 20, was instantly linked with Tendulkar when he matched the feat of the 'Little Master' by scoring centuries ...

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