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12 Feb 2021 | The latest numbers on Ramaphosa's promise to support 800,000 jobs in South Africa

The Presidency has released a new report on the implementation of the ‘presidential employment stimulus’, which aimed to create or support...

10 Feb 2021 | Approval rate of Ramaphosa's handling of the pandemic linked to whether South Africans comply with regulations

By Stephen Rule, Narnia Bohler-Muller, Benjamin Roberts, Ngqapheli Mchunu and Samela Mtyingizane Is the president doing a ‘very good job’...

9 Feb 2021 | Health research councils warn of bogus Covid-19 researchers

Ramathuba said her department had been inundated with calls from concerned residents about some impostors going around communities drawing blood sampl...

8 Feb 2021 | AFRICA YOUNG GRADUATES AND SCHOLARS CONFERENCE - 2021

Engaging knowledge production and knowledge systems The Africa Young Graduates and Scholars’ 2021 Organising Committee invites abstracts from e...

8 Feb 2021 | How South Africa can prepare for a data-driven education system

Mmaki Jantjies, University of the Western Cape and Paul Plantinga, Human Sciences Research Council There are significant disparities in South Africa&...

8 Feb 2021 | Many South Africans Are Living With Undetected TB, Survey Finds

Many South Africans are living with undetected tuberculosis (TB), while those who show symptoms delay seeking medical care, a survey has shown. This i...

8 Feb 2021 | Mkhize encourages South Africans to use TB Health Check App for screening

Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize has encouraged South Africans to use the TB Health Check App and to begin screening themselves for the disease. Mkhize...

8 Feb 2021 | Most people with TB don't seek treatment, HSRC survey finds - The Mail & Guardian

About 66% of people in South Africa with tuberculosis do not seek treatment in a country burdened with the illness, according to the Human Science Res...

8 Feb 2021 | New survey shows South Africa has a long way to go in TB fight

A recent survey on the prevalence of tuberculosis in South Africa has found that the country had a TB prevalence rate of 737 infections per 100 000, w...

8 Feb 2021 | TB Prevalence Survey: Higher proportion of HIV negative people have asymptomatic TB, report finds

South Africa has a high tuberculosis (TB) burden, including many people with undetected TB in the community. There is a high burden of TB in men rathe...