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‘Africa’s COVID-19 fatality cases rate is worrisome’

Advertisements ACCOUNTABILITY AT THE HEART OF TRUST https://updatesouthafrica.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/GIF-AD-NLC.mp4Article by: Dumisane Dube Africa’s covid-19 cases has spiked beyond expectation in the second wave says experts. According to WHO (World Health Organization), Africa has so far recorded around 3.3-million cases of COVID-19 and nearly 82,000 deaths. Centres for Disease Control’s data shows that this week Africa has […]

BREAKING NEWS: Minister Jackson Mthembu dies of COVID-19!!

Advertisements ACCOUNTABILITY AT THE HEART OF TRUSThttps://updatesouthafrica.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/GIF-AD-NLC.mp4Article by: Dumisane Dube Breaking News!!! Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu Has Died, from Covid19 related complications. South Africans have been met by the devastating news of yet another prominent leader succumbing to the woes of Covid-19 this year. President Cyril Ramaphosa has this afternoon issued a statement […]

Mkhwebane’s case postponed.

Advertisements ACCOUNTABILITY AT THE HEART OF TRUSThttps://updatesouthafrica.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/GIF-AD-NLC.mp4Article by: Dumisane Dube Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane made a brief appearance at the Pretoria Magistrates Court on Thursday, where the case against her was postponed to March 25 2021. Mkhwebane appeared on three charges of perjury. NPA said, Mkhwebane lied about the number of meetings with the President […]


Article by: Dumisane Dube The National Editors’ Forum (SANEF) has called for TV personality Somizi Mhlongo to apologize for insulting City Press Journalists, Kabelo Khumalo, and Julia Madibogo. Somizi was approached by Julia Madibogo of City Press for comments on allegations of infidelity and divorce between him and his partner Mohale Motaung-Mhlongo. Mhlongo took to […]

Uber Eats drivers to go on strike.

Article by: Dumisane Dube Uber Eats drivers around the country will embark on a nationwide strike over delivery fee cuts. According to Uber Partners Association grievances on the matter were forwarded to the company requesting a meeting and a meeting was arranged with drivers from Gauteng, Uber then promised to work on the grievances. “…they […]

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‘An artist is not paid for his work but for his vision’

Article by: Londiwe Mlotshwa. Art is generally understood as any activity or product done by people with a communicative or aesthetic purpose, or as something that expresses an idea, an emotion or, more generally a word view. Tseko Monyamane (51), is a full time employee and does beaded home décor as a side hustle, he […]


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