Active Covid 19 cases nationwide rose to 58 576 as of 7 May with the national positivity rate at 31.1%.
Western Cape government seeks volunteer medical professionals as Covid-19 puts provincial facilities under pressure
“This COVID-19 pandemic along with the pre-existing burden of disease are placing our facilities under tremendous pressure…
Private labs will be prioritise individuals that fulfill epidemiological or clinical case definitions.
…The situation will be monitored in a similar way as large fires or the water crisis. The province has a good history with successful management of these situations,”
The briefing follows the first diagnosis of a patient with COVID-19 in Sub-Saharan Africa.
The Western Cape government says it is prepared and ready to act if necessary.
A faction led by Jean-Pierre Balous who was arrested yesterday for assaulting church and NGO officials, is allegedly leading the blockade
Frequent watery bowel movements three or more times in a day is a primary symptom of diarrhoea
A dispute between the City and residents on who should collect refuse in Marikana is turning the area into a health hazard
Hay fever sufferers are encouraged to stay indoors when the pollen count is this high 🤧🤧