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Disgruntled staff members demand Kroonstad hospital shut down

17 June 2020, 6:36 PM

Health care services have been affected at the Boitumelo Hospital in Kroonstad in the Free State. Disgruntled staff members demand that the hospital shut down.

Ivory Coast children head back to school after virus shutdown

25 May 2020, 7:03 PM

Thousands of children in face masks flocked back to school in Ivory Coast on Monday after the country became one of the first in West Africa to restart lessons after a two-month coronavirus shutdown.

Tutu Foundation supports lockdown to curb spread of COVID-19

24 March 2020, 8:04 AM

The Desmond & Leah Tutu Legacy Foundation says it supports stronger regulations announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa efforts to slow the spread of Covid-19.

NWU reopens registration following student shutdown

1 February 2020, 2:43 PM

The North West University‘s (NWU) Mafikeng Campus has reopened for registration and allocation of residences following a week-long shutdown. The campus was one of six campuses including the Universities of the Free State and KwaZulu-Natal which were closed this week following a call by the South African Union of Students (SAUS) to shut down public […]

BUSA urges consumers not to panic ahead of Sasbo strike

25 September 2019, 8:15 AM

Business Unity South Africa has advised consumers not to panic ahead of the South African Society of Bank Officials’ planned strike on Friday. The Labour Court in Braamfontein, Johannesburg, is on Wednesday expected to make a ruling on the application for an interdict against the strike.



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