The Department of Correctional Services has announced the resumption of visits to inmates at its facilities across the country.
The Department of Justice and Correctional Services has refuted claims that management at the notorious Mangaung Private Prison in Bloemfontein is not adhering to COVID-19 protocols.
The Department of Correctional Services has reported a 76.8% recovery rate of COVID19 infections in its facilities.
The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) has recorded 133 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases at their centres to 3 557.
Members of law enforcement agencies are among the more than 40-people arrested after a hostage drama in which five people were killed at the International Pentecost Holiness Church in Zuurbekom, west of Johannesburg.