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WATCH | ‘We can’t wash our hands’ -19 fight | News24

WATCH | ‘We can’t wash our hands’ -19 fight | News24

The Hlalani community say they risk infection as the municipality battles its water shortage.One resident pleads with the government for more intervention.Residents say they can go for days without water."We will not escape Covid-19, please help us Mr President," said community members of the Hlalani informal settlement in Makhanda in the Makana local municipality, Eastern…

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WATCH | ‘I don’t sleep. I’m always getting Covid-19 calls’

WATCH | ‘I don’t sleep. I’m always getting Covid-19 calls’

One of Port Elizabeth's largest funeral parlour services say some hospitals have asked him to store bodies as deaths rise.Another undertaker explains why he refuses to store the bodies of people who died of Covid-19.Private hospitals say they have made arrangements for holding facilities on their premises.One of Port Elizabeth's biggest funeral parlour services says…

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WATCH | Medical graduate joins Covid-19 front line, thanks to crowdfunding effort

WATCH | Medical graduate joins Covid-19 front line, thanks to crowdfunding effort

After battling to graduate for two years due to unpaid university fees, clinical associate Retshidisitswe Kotane, finally found her happy ending when she was deployed to the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) which is at the forefront of the fight against Covid-19.Kotane was finally able to register with the Health Professions Council of South…

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Watch live: PM gives virus update

Watch live: PM gives virus update

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WATCH | Inside a Covid-19 ‘first-stage’ shelter for survivors of gender-based violence

WATCH | Inside a Covid-19 ‘first-stage’ shelter for survivors of gender-based violence

Shelters in the Western Cape have not experienced the expected influx of women and children seeking refuge from situations of gender-based violence during the lockdown.This is according to Bernadine Bachar, chairperson of the Western Cape Women's Shelter Movement and director of the Saartjie Baartman Centre for Women and Children.On Monday, President Cyril Ramaphosa reported in…

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