COVID-19

Covid-19: Children eat wild plants to survive as hunger explodes

New survey shows hunger doubled since lockdown

By Justin Brown - 16 July 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 112: Burying our internet cables

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 16 July 2020

Motshekga snubs teachers’ unions

Minister says she’s consulting, but unions say it’s not with them

By Mary-Anne Gontsana - 15 July 2020

Groote Schuur doctor describes her day in a Covid-19 ward

“The reality is the beds are full and people are dying”

By Elna Schütz - 15 July 2020

Long queues for Covid-19 relief grants

Post Office urges people to wait for an SMS confirming funds are available

By Nokulunga Majola - 14 July 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 106: Floods in the wetland settlements

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 10 July 2020

How Ladles of Love makes millions of meals during lockdown

The organisation needs donations to continue coming in

By Ashraf Hendricks - 10 July 2020

“Illegal strike” says department as teachers down tools at Kraaifontein school

Teachers say they are fed up with working conditions under Covid-19

By Vincent Lali - 10 July 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 105: Under water

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 9 July 2020

Human Rights Commission monitor closes primary school

Three teachers test positive for Covid-19

By Mkhuseli Sizani - 9 July 2020

Shacks demolished for fourth time in Tembisa since lockdown eased

Burning of materials shows heavy handedness and violence by metro police, says lawyer

By Zoë Postman - 9 July 2020

Community health care workers protest in Khayelitsha

They are demanding to be integrated into the health department

By Buziwe Nocuze - 8 July 2020

Lockdown in pictures - Day 104: Line of duty

By Jeffrey Abrahams - 8 July 2020

Three months in prison for trying to recycle waste during lockdown

Reclaimers finally released from prison in Tshwane

By Zoë Postman - 8 July 2020

Covid-19: water protesters target N2

Eastern Cape protesters say they can’t wash their hands as directed without clean water

By Yamkela Ntshongwana - 7 July 2020

Glenn Sandler was 36 years old and healthy. Covid-19 plunged him into a coma for three weeks

Cape Town man slowly recovering after weeks on a ventilator

By James Stent - 7 July 2020