Posts in category M&G

Motsepe and friends donate R1-billion...

The Motsepe Foundation, together with companies it is associated with, has pledged R1-billion to fight the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in South Africa, as well as its related challenges that are confronting the country. Announcing this on Saturday, businessman Patrice Motsepe said: “These are indeed challenging, difficult and unprecedented times; and it’s important that we come […]

Motsepe Foundation donates R1-billion...

The Motsepe Foundation, together with companies it is associated with, has pledged R1-billion to fight the novel coronavirus (Covid-19) in South Africa, as well as its related challenges that are confronting the country. Announcing this on Saturday, businessman Patrice Motsepe said: “These are indeed challenging, difficult and unprecedented times; and it’s important that we come […]

High court refuses application to cro...

Story Tip-offs

How to tackle Covid-19 in informal se...

Western governments, following the example of China, have adopted broadly similar approaches to tackling the Covid-19 pandemic. After initial hesitation, and when infection rates and deaths have reached sufficiently alarming levels, they have enforced countrywide lockdowns.  Lower-income countries are beginning to copy this model. Rwanda, South Africa and India are on full lockdown, while Kenya […]

Covid-19: Two dead and more than 1 00...

Story Tip-offs

27 March 2020

Story Tip-offs

New purpose in the face of Covid-19

Faced with the threat of the Covid-19 virus, some local companies have swiftly repurposed themselves in a bid to keep afloat and assist in meeting the demands created by the spread of the pandemic. One such company is Durban overall manufacturer Siyasebenza Manufacturing, which has turned to producing protective face masks when the pandemic first […]

Sisa Ntshona urges everyone to stay h...

Story Tip-offs

Protecting the rights of prisoners du...

COMMENT On Sunday March 15, President Cyril Ramaphosa finally provided some guidance in relation to the spread of Covid-19 in South Africa. He mentioned several precautionary measures that would be implemented to curb the outbreak, including the imposition of a moratorium on prison visits. At face value this is a commendable intervention, however, one becomes […]

The Covid-19 pandemic is a wildcard t...

NEWS ANALYSIS Just a few weeks ago, Peter Mutharika’s political future was looking bleak. Malawi’s much-maligned president had been the subject of more than six months of vociferous anti-government protests, which were showing no sign of simmering down any time soon. The president’s administration had been on the receiving end of a scathing, unprecedented Constitutional […]

Search

Advertisement


Sponsored Ad

Get the new Eazy Bookings Android app NOW!!! Book Flights, Cars and Accommodation on your Android Phone/Tablet.
Download Now

Advertisement