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Comrades Marathon

2020 Comrades Marathon cancelled

14 May 2020, 5:41 PM

The 2020 Comrades Marathon between Pietermaritzburg and Durban has become the latest casualty of COVID-19 and joins a long list of major international sporting events cancelled due to the pandemic.


Streets remain deserted as Hilton residents deal with COVID-19 scare in the area

13 April 2020, 5:17 PM

Fear gripped some of the residents of Hilton outside Pietermaritzburg when the country’s first COVID-19 was recorded there at the beginning of March.

First SA citizen to test positive for coronavirus recovering

12 March 2020, 6:23 AM

The KwaZulu-Natal Health Department says the 38 year old patient who was the first to test positive for coronavirus (COVID-19) in the country is making good recovery.

Red Cross is mobilising teams to allay Covid-19 fears

8 March 2020, 3:41 PM

The South African Red Cross in KwaZulu-Natal says it is mobilising its teams across the province to begin to allay fears over the coronavirus.

Zuma returns from Cuba after medical treatment

22 February 2020, 12:50 PM

Former president Jacob Zuma has arrived at the OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg from Cuba where he was receiving treatment for an undisclosed illness.



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