The Organisation Undoing Tax Abuse (Outa) has called on South African municipalities to reduce property rates during the lockdown. “The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant financial impact.
Shiploads will also be offloaded from ships in South African ports as of Monday and may be transported to the final destination. However, Prasa’s Metrorail service is not yet ready to take effect. Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula on Saturday announced regulations regarding public transport during level 3 secession. It comes into effect on Monday, June 1. He said that because more people can.
South Africa will wake up to a nationwide lockdown on 26 March and many other countries around the world are already facing similar restrictions to the individual freedom of movement. The ever increasing number of COVID-19 infections are also instilling fear and anxiety. Shrikant Peters reminds us that despite the frightening times that the world is experiencing, it is necessary to stay in.Level 3 lockdown has given South Africa a taste of freedom. While many await the move to Level 2, President Cyril Ramaphosa reminded the country in his statement that some areas may return to.Gauteng has identified 30 school with hostel facilities to house homeless people during the 21-day lockdown. Panyaza Lesufi, who is the acting MEC of Social Development in Gauteng, said the government would continue with intervention to the vulnerable groups in the province.
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) says law enforcement must be reminded that the fundamental human rights of everyone in South Africa remain intact during the nationwide lockdown.Read More
A 21-day lockdown ordered by President Cyril Ramaphosa began on Friday, aiming to limit South African coronavirus cases that have surged to more than 1,100 out of more than 4,000 in Africa.Read More
Schools Fees and the South African Lockdown. On 5 May 2020 the ISASA Executive Director, Lebogang Montjane, was interviewed by 702 Radio regarding payment of independent school fees during the Covid-19 pandemic and South African lockdown. Lebogang also spoke on school experiences with remote learning, and the significant additional work undertaken by educators over the lockdown period. A.Read More
Promoting businesses during South Africa's Coronavirus Lockdown CapeInfo can’t promote leisure tourism during Lockdown Level 3, but we can help certain categories at this time. The first we can help is self-catering accommodation. These are stand-alone cottages, houses, villas and lodges (and apartments in some instances) which can be let as longer term rentals. Given the situation now.Read More
The first lucky South African won R7,4 million on the 25 th of March, just hours before the national lockdown started. The lotto numbers were 10, 13, 19, 25, 42, 47 and Bonus Ball 35. To claim this massive pay-out, they will have to wait until lockdown is suspended. This, after the National Lottery has informed the public that their head office and all regional offices will be closed during.Read More
The Department of Basic Education (DBE) is trying to salvage the 2020 school year, following the announcement of a two-week extension of the national lockdown by President Cyril Ramaphosa.Read More
Birth registration during lockdown. Between 27 March 2020 and 28 May 2020, a total of 133 251 births were registered. Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal each registered more than 27 000 children during this period. Deaths registered were 68 768. “A total of 55 761 temporary identity certificates were issued, showing a high demand for these certificates, as is the case also for re-issuance of birth.Read More
Parents still required to pay school fees during lockdown. Schools were forced to close following the surge in coronavirus (COVID-19) infections in the country with the department having to.Read More
Richard Matzopoulos,co-director of the Burden of Disease Research Unit at the South African Medical. 125 Today at 16:20 How do Stokvels help during lockdown? Afternoon Drive with Joanne Joseph.Read More
South Africa has been under lockdown for 5 weeks and we have now entered Level 4 (Meaning that movement is permitted but it needs to be restricted. A curfew was also set up by the SA Government.) My experience living under lockdown has been somewhat easy but also quite difficult at times. Schools within the country are still shutdown which means that many students need to resort to self.Read More