Northern Cape Premier Zamani Saul says the province is ready for the COVID-19 peak which is expected from mid-August.
Five municipalities in the Northern Cape will have their electricity supply interrupted. Eskom says despite repeated attempts, Tsantsabane, Magareng, Kamiesberg, Richtersveld, and Khai Ma municipalities have failed to reach a resolution on payment.
A Northern Cape family has been shunned by the Pabelello community near Upington, following voice notes, claiming they are COVID-19 positive.
Northern Cape police have arrested a 20-year-old man for the alleged rape of a five-year-old girl at Mataleng village near Barkly West.