President Cyril Ramaphosa will host a virtual Imbizo today at 18h00 to interact with communities across the nation.
By: Taariq Amod Another week in South Africa during lockdown level 3 has resulted in another impasse between the South African Taxi Association Council (SANTACO) and the state. SANTACO, which represents the majority of taxi owners in the taxi industry, has taken the continual postponement of scheduled meetings with the department of transport, represented by […]
The COVID-19 pandemic is a crisis that affects everyone. Thousands of commuters were left stranded across Gauteng and some roads have been blockaded. This after the taxi industry decided to down the tools on Monday morning. The South African National Taxi Council (Santaco) in Gauteng has rejected government’s R1.1 billion relief fund to alleviate pressure […]
The President will address the nation this evening, at 20h00 on developments in South Africa’s risk-adjusted strategy to manage the spread of Covid-19.
By Afrika Tikkun Many South Africans, particularly those living in townships and informal settlements, are feeling the strain of lockdown, which is decidedly different ways to those in suburbs and urban centres. With extremely crowded environments, poor sanitation facilities, water and food shortages, unemployment and lack of access to up-to-date information, the risk of contracting […]