Tags : President Cyril Ramaphosa

South African Police Fire Teargas At Anti-Racism Protesters

South Africa Police fired teargas at opposition activists protesting against alleged racism at a Cape Town School where a whites-only year-end dance Party was allegedly organised last month. Channels TV reports on Friday, November 20, 2020, that anti-riot Police aimed teargas and water cannon towards hundreds of members of the radical leftist Economic Freedom Fighters […]

Coronavirus: South Africa Re-Imposes Curfew As Infections Spike

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has re-imposed a night curfew and suspended alcohol sales as Coronavirus infections spiked and the health system risked being overwhelmed. Coronavirus infection numbers had, in recent days, skyrocketed with at least 12,000 infections recorded daily, translating to around 500 infections every hour, severely straining health care resources. Channels TV reports […]

South Africa Restrictions Ease As Covid-19 Cases Rise Rapidly

In the face of a deteriorating economic situation, South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa has opted to ease lockdown restrictions further even though coronavirus cases are beginning to rise rapidly. In the past week alone, the number has increased by 37%. But in a frank address to the nation, the president highlighted the need to preserve […]