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LIVESTREAM: Mary Twala’s funeral service takes place in Soweto

Twala, who was affectionately known as “Mampinga” captivated South African households with her incomparable talent.

‘We have now reached the surge,’ says Health Minister

Mkhize called on political parties and ordinary citizens to rally behind the governement's efforts. He told MPs that the fight against the virus could only be won if the country was united.

SA now a new Covid-19 global hotspot

Confirmed coronavirus cases across Africa exceed 508 000 after South Africa recorded another day of more than 10 000 confirmed cases as a new global hot spot.

SA running out of beds as Covid-19 numbers continue to soar

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says bed capacity in the country’s hospitals is expected to be breached in the next four weeks.

Veteran SA actress Mary Twala’s funeral to be held on Thursday

No member of the public will be permitted to attend the funeral.

Research suggests the coronavirus is airborne: here’s what you should do...

Scientists say that the novel coronavirus can stay aloft for hours in tiny droplets in stagnant air, infecting people as they inhale. Apoorva Mandavilli answers some questions raised by the latest research.

FULL SPEECH: Health minister updates Parliament on Covid-19

"We have now reached the surge. The storm that we have consistently warned South Africans about is now arriving."

Ramaphosa a spectator as Dlamini Zuma faction claims more power –...

"They are using the Covid crisis as cover to pull the rug of government from under the president’s feet, and he seems incapable of stopping it," says opposition leader.

LIVE: Health minister makes executive statement in Parliament over Covid-19

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize to make an executive statement in the National Assembly on the impact of the coronavirus as the number of infections and deaths related to Covid-19 continue to rise rapidly across the country

Blade gives insights into how Covid-19 has impacted tertiary institutions

Higher Education Minister Blade Nzimande says 2020 academic year will impact the 2021 academic year