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Gauteng’s health department is acting due to a shortage of medicines

Various treatments have been deficient since March due to COVID-19 related complications. JOHANNESBURG – The health department in Gauteng has taken various measures to reduce the shortage of medication in the province. Among other things, the department is considering punishing certain suppliers for late delivery in order to solve the problem. Various treatments have been deficient since March due to …

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Kaya FM CEO Greg Maloka is taking a break from scandals

In an internal memorandum to staff that has been widely circulated on social media, the board said that Maloka took time off of her own free will. FILE: Greg Maloka. Photo: @ gregmaloka / Instagram. JOHANNESBURG – Kaya FM’s CEO Greg Maloka has taken an absence while the Gauteng-based radio station’s board is investigating a series of allegations against him. …

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Ace Magashule’s teammates score big points

NEWS As the outrage grows over alleged corrupt bids for personal protective equipment (PPE), City Press can reveal that they were handed over in the free state not only to the sons of ANC Secretary General Ace Magashule, but also to a number of people who are his close allies in the province. Whistleblowers have told City Press that a …

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553,188 confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa when deaths exceed 10,000

South Africa’s coronavirus deaths have now exceeded 10,000, while total cases have broken the 550,000 mark. Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize announced that there are now a total of 553,188 cases of coronavirus in South Africa. This is an increase of 7,712 cases from the 545,476 infections previously reported. The data shows that there are 301 new Covid-19-related deaths, which …

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Covid-19: Gauteng Department of Health sees ‘significant’ reduction in daily hospital admissions

A doctor goes through a ward in a hospital. Gauteng has registered more than 189,000 cases as of Friday. 4,749 people who tested positive in the province are still in hospital. The provincial health department has signed a memorandum of understanding with private hospitals to help with beds for a standard fee. The Gauteng Department of Health says it sees …

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More than 12,000 childhood development centers have applied to reopen

ECD centers have applied to reopen. Matthew Horwood / Getty Images The Department of Social Development says that ECDs that have completed self-evaluations online and are considered safe will be able to work. More than 12,000 have completed the self-evaluation so far. An NPO has moved to help certain ECDs with PPE and other materials to ensure they are safe. …

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Kaya FM boss takes leave as allegations of sexual, financial misconduct rock station

As FM manager Greg Maloka. Accusations have been made of financial irregularity, sexual harassment and favoritism at Kaya FM. The accusations include misuse of the company’s resources, inappropriate sexual behavior with female employees and an internal relationship that of course has led to favoritism. The station’s CEO, Greg Maloka, has taken an absence. Allegations of financial irregularities, sexual harassment and …

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IFP President Emeritus Mangosuthu Buthelezi tests positive for Covid-19

IFP President Emeritus Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi tested positive for Covid-19 after being in contact with someone who was infected. His family asked to be accommodated while self-isolating at home. They promised to provide updates on his progress. Founder and president emeritus of IFP Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has tested positive for Covid-19, his family said on Saturday. In a statement, the …

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