South African Government’s Handling of Covid-19 – Study Shows Declining Trust

The public has been overwhelmed by a surge in misleading and false information during the COVID-19 pandemic. The World Health Organisation has decried this “infodemic”, ...
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Africa: Over 5.5 Million Confirmed Cases of Covid-19 Across Continent

As of July 1, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 5,504,801 while over 34,845,605 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. Reported deaths in ...
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South Africa: Simple but Urgent Steps Needed to End Vaccine Inequality Involving South Africa’s Elderly

If we fail to halt discrimination now it will work its way through to younger age groups. Of course, there are costs, relatively small, involved ...
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Namibia: Businesses Cash in On Oxygen Crisis

IN the midst of the current Covid-19 third wave, Namibia’s oxygen crisis seems to have opened up a market for more people to get into ...
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South Africa: We Shouldn’t Shift Vaccines Away From the Elderly

The government’s shift to vaccinating non-elderly people is distracting attention from its continuing inefficiency in reaching those most in need of the vaccine. ‘Phase 2’ ...
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Zimbabwe: Vendors Urged to Get Covid-19 Vaccinations As Govt Warns No-One Will ‘Escape’

BULAWAYO Vendors and Traders Association (BVTA) has urged its members to get vaccinated against Covid-19 as the success of the inoculation programme will see the ...
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Africa: Covid-19 Death Toll Exceeds 141,000 Across Continent

Cape Town — As of June 29, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 5,437,405 while over 32,500,561 vaccinations have been administered across the continent. ...
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Namibia: 650 Deaths, Over 30 000 Cases in One Month

NAMIBIA has recorded 650 deaths linked to Covid-19 in the past month, and 281 deaths in the week from 20 to 27 June only due ...
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Seychelles: A Seychellois Painter Celebrates His Birthday With an Exhibition Coloured By Covid

A Seychellois artist who sometimes celebrates his birthday with an exhibition of his masterpieces unveiled a new collection this year devoted to the lockdown period ...
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Namibia: Union Wants Unrestricted Overtime for Nurses

Ongwediva — With the surge of new cases across the country, the Namibian Nurses Union is demanding the health ministry to allow nurses to claim ...
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