Tags : South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

COVID-19: South Africa Re-Imposes Curfew As Infections Spike

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday, July 12, 2020, 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 […]

South Africa Reports Second Coronavirus Case

South Africa, on Saturday, March 7, 2020 has confirmed a second case of coronavirus, who is a 39-year-old woman who had travelled to Italy as part of a group with the first confirmed case. The South African authorities said the woman, originally from the inland province of Gauteng, had come into direct contact with the […]

South Africa : Ramaphosa Suspends State Of Union Speech Amidst

Members of the opposition Economic Freedom Fighters party object as South African President Cyril Ramaphosa attempts to deliver his State of the Nation address at parliament in Cape Town. Photo: AFP According to AFP, South Africa’s far-left Economic Freedom Fighters lawmakers protested in the parliament on Thursday, forcing President Cyril Ramaphosa to abandon his annual […]