WHO urges greater COVID-19 vigilance in Africa as holidays near

The World Health Organisation (WHO) is urging African countries to be on high alert for a possible surge in COVID-19 cases.   This comes as nearly 20 countries in the region experienced an uptick in cases since early October after reporting a downward trend, then a plateau. “Unlike the first...

Dipalo-palo tsa Covid – 19 Free State

Letsatsing la Sontaha sa di 22 Pudungwana 2020, Province ya Free State e bile le ditlaleho tse 35 tse ntjha tsa Covid- 19. Sena se tlisa palo ka kakaretso ya ditshwaetso tsa Covid-19 ho 58 766 kahare ho Free State. Palo ya ba seng ba hlaphotswe yona ke 49 311....

Curbing GBV scourge requires united front: President Ramaphosa

Curbing the scourge of Gender-Based Violence (GBV) will require an act of solidary from every sector of society as legislative and policy measures instituted by governments cannot alone rid us of this problem, says President Cyril Ramaphosa. The President made the clarion call in the latest edition of his weekly...

Learners qualify at Boitjhorisong Welding Training Centre

Despite all the disruptions to learning caused by COVID-19 this year, 11 learners received certificates of competence on 13 November 2020 after completing their Shielded Metal Arc Welding module at the Boitjhorisong Welding Training Centre in Sasolburg. The Centre opened its doors earlier this year in response to the community’s...

Government mourns passing of Auditor General

The outgoing Auditor General, Kimi Makwetu, has been described as one of the brilliant and dedicated public servants in a statement released by Government mourning his passing. "Government joins the nation in sending its deepest condolences to the family, colleagues and friends of outgoing Auditor General, Kimi Makwetu following his...

Pastor on a mission to inspire youth

He is Pastor Luwizi Given Mulambo from Sasolburg, the Founder of well- known organization, The Morale Booster. The Moral Booster is an organization that helps young people to discover themselves and also give them a platform to unleash their God's given talents and gifts to make a living for themselves...

Science and Technology Solutions to help SA’s economy recovery under the spotlight

The acceleration of South Africa’s energy transformation to address current economic challenges and industrialisation opportunities for the country’s economic recovery will take centre stage at the upcoming virtual Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR) 7th Biennial Conference. The virtual two-day conference, which starts on Wednesday, 11 November 2020, will be...