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.
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.
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.
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.
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.