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Public urged to take part in COVID-19 screening and ignore fake news

Public urged to take part in COVID-19 screening and ignore fake news

​Thembisa Shologu Department of Health has assured Gauteng residents that the screening and testing of COVID-19 by its teams would not expose anyone to the virus in any way. This follows misleading information and fake news from unreliable news sources, which purported to share valuable insights on Covid-19. “Today our screening and testing teams have […]

What is COVID-19?

What is COVID-19?

Human Coronaviruses are common throughout the world. There are many different coronaviruses identified in animals but only a small number of these can cause disease in humans. On 7 January 2020, ‘Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2’ (SARS-CoV-2) was confirmed as the causative agent of ‘Coronavirus Disease 2019’ or COVID-19. The majority of the case-patients […]

HERITAGE

HERITAGE

THE Presidency urged all South Africans to take pride in the country’s cultural institutions and play an active role in affirming, promoting and preserving them. President Jacob Zuma will lead Heritage Day  celebrations on Sunday, September 24, at the main national event in Siyabuswa, in Mpumalanga. This year’s Heritage Day celebrations will be held under the theme, “The Year of […]

Health

Health

City to open five drug treatment centres   Mpho Phalatse is the Johannesburg MMC for Health. Nie Cele Andile Zingitwa   Vivacious Joburg Health MMC, DR Mpho Phalatse is on cloud nine and raring  to deliver his party’s mandate on health issues in the City. This excitement was triggered by the recent maiden budget speech delivered  byher […]

FNB heritage day commemoration

First National Bank memorialize heritage day in style Nie Cele Asiphe Cokile Over 1000 people including First National Bank (FNB) employees braved the chilly weather to commemorate Heritage day. The honor was a brain child of FNB, done through a 10km fun-run in Joburg Inner-City under the banner FNB Wellness and FNB Life Heritage Run. […]