COVID-19

Eviction hearings to continue during Covid-19 epidemic

It will be business as usual at most courts

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17 March 2020

Covid-19: Why “test, test, test” is easier said than done

Both money and logistics are barriers to scaling up the number of tests for the novel coronavirus

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17 March 2020

Covid-19: Nursing homes face major challenges

Elderly and frail at a higher risk from Covid-19

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17 March 2020

Covid-19: The world’s unprecedented experiment

From this disaster we can emerge better

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17 March 2020

Covid-19: Universities across the country close

Students asked to vacate residences at UCT

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17 March 2020

Covid-19: Caluza clinic is bad enough in normal times

During an epidemic it may be much worse

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16 March 2020

Covid-19: One simple thing the Health Department needs to do urgently

Communication has been pretty good, but it needs to get better quickly

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13 March 2020

Covid-19: Washing hands is not easy when you have no running water

“It’s easy to keep your hands clean when you stay in a house because you have a tap inside, but it’s difficult when you have to walk long, tiring distances to fetch water”

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12 March 2020

Authorities prepare South Africa for coronavirus

No cases detected in the country, but National Institute for Communicable Diseases has put systems in place

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27 January 2020