In the fourth episode of our podcast series ‘In First Person’, we focus on the journey of a 24-year-old migrant Moses Ncube about his experience in South Africa.
Producers and consumers of traditional medicine say the relevance of indigenous medicines should not be downplayed in the fight against the novel coronavirus.
Has the ban on alcohol and cigarette sales forced you quit the habit? As the nationwide lockdown enters week 7, there's still uncertainty as to when the ban on alcohol and tobacco sales will be lifted.
The United Nations in the region has expressed satisfaction with regard to South African government handling of the COVID19 outbreak response measures.
Fitness influencers say there are a whole host of exercises that one can practice both indoors and outdoors to maintain fitness levels under lockdown.
The City of Cape Town has circulated Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) to local film companies as part of the reopening of the permit process.
Roses, quirky mugs and family lunches may have been the typical way to celebrate Mother's Day, but for 2020, families are embracing innovative ways to say thank you to mothers.
As the world celebrates Mothers’ Day, the Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO) Dr Tedros Ghebreyesus says that over 800 women die daily from complications related to pregnancy and giving birth.
Little Richard, the self-proclaimed “architect of rock ‘n’ roll” who built his ground-breaking sound with a boiling blend of boogie-woogie, rhythm and blues and gospel; died on Saturday at the age of 87, Rolling Stone magazine reported.
Nigerian comedian Maryam Apaokagi has a sure-fire way of getting people to listen to her coronavirus health advice - she delivers it with a hard slap in the face.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) has agreed to an arbitration process on the payment of needletime royalties, a money paid for the music aired on SABC radio stations with the Music Performance Rights Association and Independent Music Performance Rights Association.
Media company ViacomCBS Inc on Thursday beat first-quarter revenue and profit estimates, ashigher demand for its streaming services from people hunkered down at home more than offset a drop in advertising revenue due to the COVID-19 crisis.
Health Minister, Zweli Mkhize has thanked big business and the national lottery for its donation of 100 000 reusable cloth masks for frontline health workers. The minister also made use of the opportunity to confirm the latest COVID-19 statistics.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) News is continuing to record the substantial growth across its various platforms.
In the heart of Egypt’s capital, shoppers pack sweet shops and grocery stores to stock up for fast-breaking during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, shrugging off fears about the new coronavirus.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation has been granted full exemption from complying with local television content quotas.
What happens when one goes through a traumatic experience that changes their lives forever? In the third episode of our podcast series ‘In First Person’, we focus on COVID-19 survivor Lunga Nombewu. He opens up to SABC News producer Bomkazi Malobola about his experience with COVID-19.
The coronavirus lockdown has left the film industry in limbo. Government on Monday announced measures to get the industry reopened.
Sports, Arts and Culture Minister, Nathi Mthethwa, has assured organisations representing artists that the department will meet with them to forge a way forward, on financially assisting those in the sector who have been negatively affected by the coronavirus (COVID-19).
The Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa is hosting a media briefing to update the nation on the COVID-19 Relief Fund for the sector.
The Minister of Sport, Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa will on Monday host a media briefing to update the nation on the coronavirus (COVID-19) Relief Fund for the sector.
Comcast Corp (CMCSA.O) owned NBCUniversal is evaluating a significant reduction of staff across its portfolio of media and entertainment properties as part of a cost-cutting effort, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Artists are feeling the effects of the deadly coronavirus pandemic, as many are unable to generate income due to strict regulations prohibiting mass gatherings.
Icelandic actor and strongman Hafthor Bjornsson set a world record for the deadlift on Saturday when he lifted 1,104 pounds (501 kg) at Thor’s Power Gym in Iceland.
China has published a short animation titled “Once Upon a Virus” mocking the US response to the new coronavirus using Lego-like figures to represent the two countries.
For a glimpse at how Disney recovers from the coronavirus pandemic, look no further than Shanghai, where the entertainment giant has staged a limited reopening of Shanghai Disney Resort.
In a scene on the soapie Scandal, Tebello asks Yvonne Langa to help him track down Mme Maleeto.
Pop superstars Justin Bieber and Ariana Grande are teaming up for the first time on a duet that will fund scholarships for the children of health and emergency workers on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic.
The organizers of the Oscars said on Tuesday that films released only on streaming platforms or video on demand while movie theatres are closed due to the coronavirus pandemic would be eligible for Academy Awards next year.
Platinum-selling, award-winning South African soul artist and former season 13 SA Idols mentor, Donald, Donald Moatshe, has been using social media to interact with fans since the national lockdown.