As part of the Youth Day celebrations, the SABC takes a look at some of the protests in the country, campaigns like #Fees Must Fall and the removal of apartheid colonial statues.
new life-threatening inflammatory syndrome associated with COVID-19 has affected 230 children in Europe and killed two so far this year, a regional health body said on Friday, as medics worldwide were told to be on alert.
The United Kingdom has overtaken Italy to report the highest official death toll from the new coronavirus in Europe, figures released on Tuesday showed, increasing pressure on Prime Minister Boris Johnson over his response to the crisis.
The United Kingdom’s COVID-19 death toll rose 621 to 28 131 as of May 1, just short of Italy which has so far had the world’s second most deadly outbreak of the disease after the United States.
The World Health Organisation will convene a meeting of its Emergency Committee on Thursday to re-evaluate the coronavirus pandemic that has engulfed the globe.