A message to executive committee members and department heads at the George Mukhari Academic Hospital has painted a grim picture of the third wave of Covid-19 infections. According to the message, the hospital has experienced medication shortages and overworked ICU capable nurses. The hospital CEO said these issues were being addressed. Continue Reading

Gift of the Givers founder, Dr Imtiaz Sooliman, has warned that government statistics do not reflect the real impact that the new Covid-19 Delta variant is having on South Africa. “The situation is far worse than we understand,” he said. “A large number of patients, anything from 50% to 90%Continue Reading

News24 readers responded with anger and disappointment to the announcement that the country will implement adjusted Level 4 lockdown measures. Many were outspoken about what they believe is government incompetence that has led to this point. “I wish government had prioritized a mass vaccine rollout so that a third waveContinue Reading

The World Bank and a trio of western government agencies announced a financing package for production of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine in South Africa. The deal will support Aspen Pharmacare in producing 500 million doses of the Johnson & Johnson shots through 2022. Of that amount, 30 millionContinue Reading

Reports indicate that the DA is looking for a new leader – which is bad news for Mmusi Maimane. 23-04-2019 NETWERK24 NUUS Die Demokratiese Alliansie (DA) het Dinsdag-oggend ‘n nuwe advertensie-bord in Strandstraat in Kaapstad bekendgestel wat vra wie die ANC se premierskandidaat vir die Wes-Kaap is. DA-leier Mmusi MaimaneContinue Reading

Hotel Verde Cape Town achieves 6-Star Green Star performance rating Oct 04 2019 20:39 Compiled by Carin Smith The Green Building Council of South Africa (GBCSA) has awarded a 6-Star Green Star SA Existing Building Performance (EBP) rating for Hotel Verde Cape Town – often referred to as Africa’s greenestContinue Reading

Lexi Monzeglio opened the first Lexi’s Healthy Eatery in Sandton in 2018. Within a year, she’s expanded to three branches. But her entrepreneurial journey wasn’t straightforward. Much like the concept of her plant-based restaurant, her success came very organically. finweek sat down with her at her newest restaurant in Rosebank Mall.  You’reContinue Reading

Cape Town locals Johannes Le Roux and Inus Smuts may not have set out to become role models for other South African entrepreneurs, but that is what they have become. In the space of only three years, their non-alcoholic gin and tonic beverage, called the Duchess, has won awards andContinue Reading

With the current bull market reaching its 10-year anniversary this June, investors are beginning to question when the next recession will hit. During the current bull market, there have been dozens of calls for stock market crashes from even very seasoned investors. However one of these came true, and ifContinue Reading

As authorities probe what caused the horrific crash involving two trucks and eight cars, which led to the death of seven people, Tshwane Mayor Stevens Mokgalapa has warned motorists to adhere to the rules of the road. “Members of the public should take into cognisance road safety rules and ensureContinue Reading