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South Africa’s coronavirus cases surpass half a million

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South Africa’s confirmed cases of COVID-19 have crossed half a million, its health ministry said on Saturday, while cases in Africa as a whole approached...
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WHO warns of drawn out pandemic as South Africa cases top 500,000

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The UN health agency warned that the coronavirus pandemic would be lengthy and could lead to “response fatigue”, as the case count in South Africa...
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OECD: South Africa economy could contract 8.2% if second coronavirus wave hits

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South Africa’s economy could contract 8.2% this year, and grow just 0.6% in 2021, if a second wave of COVID-19 cases hits the country and...
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President Ramaphosa urges South Africans to keep distance from elderly

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President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday urged South Africans to keep a distance from their elderly parents and grandparents so as to save their lives as...
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Nearly 100 teachers, 1,800 students test positive for coronavirus in South Africa

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At least 98 teachers and 1,800 learners in South Africa’s Covid-19 epicentre province, the Western Cape, have tested positive for the Covid-19 coronavirus, forcing 20...
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South Africa partly lifts lockdown to try to fix battered economy

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South Africa partly lifted a two month-old coronavirus lockdown on Monday, letting people outside for work, worship, exercise or shopping, and allowing mines and factories...
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South Africa schools to re-open on June 1

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South Africa’s schools will re-open on June 1, even though many are not equipped to do so without high risk of new Covid-19 infections. Under...
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South Africa ups weekly debt auctions by $109 mln to cover coronavirus stimulus

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South Africa will increase the amount of debt on sale at its weekly auctions by nearly 2 billion rand ($109 million) to cover a budget...