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Lockdown lunch for Ndabeni-Abrahams, Manana

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South Africans putting citizens lives at risk amid

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Charl Muller, the owner Candy’s, a gentleman’s club in Port Elizabeth, decided to use 3rd level of lockdown to his advantage.  With the ban on alcohol sales now officially lifted but pubs, bars and similar establishments still closed, he decided to create a drive through option at the club.  Scantily clothed, masked, girl, will be …

According to professor Shabir Moosa, a family physician with the Johannesburg Health District and University of the Witwatersrand, 80% of people will only experience mild symptoms should they contract the virus, but it is still important to plan for the possibility of hospitalisation.  Professor Shahana Rasool, from the Department of Social Work at the University …

Nosipho Klass from Khayelitsha in Cape Town is truly living ubuntu.  The 41-year-old turned her Little Leaders Day Care Centre into a soup kitchen when lockdown regulations forced her to close the centre.  “I couldn’t sit back and do nothing while kids go to bed on empty stomachs.  I decided to use the money I …

Once users have shared their login details for DStv Now and Showmax it is impossible to remove or force unauthorised devices off of the account.  Even resetting a compromised password will not resolve the problem.  One DStv customer said an unauthorised user managed to hack into his account.  The man shared his login details with …

PSL Soccer Star exchanges gloves for overall Tapuwa Kapina, goalkeeper for Highlands Park FC, has exchanged his goalkeeper gloves for a blue overall.  Holding on to a spark plug spanner is not as easy as holding on to a soccer ball during training, it’s a whole new skill set.  The sad tale of soccer players …

Failing to wear a mask in a public place is in contravention of regulation 5 of the Disaster Management Act and transgressors may be fined or arrested.  It is not however a criminal offence. Sharon Hoosen, the DA spokesperson on Transport, had written to Provincial Police Commissioner Lieutenant-General Khombinkosi Jula seeking clarity on the wearing …

The Department of Trade, Industry, and Competition published new regulations which allow unlimited e-commerce in South Africa. Except for alcohol and tobacco related products, consumers are now free to purchase anything they need, desire, or just want from online vendors. The regulations require online retailers to give preference to locally manufactured goods. Takealot CEO Kim …

Engineers of the NWU Potchefstroom campus, have found a way to serve the community in North West.  They call it a “PapAtM”.  The first model of this ATM was installed at the Banna Ba Kae community center in Mogotsi street in Ikageng. The PapATM designed by NWU engineers and CFAM Technologies The local Business chamber …

Mbewe, a nurse at Rob Ferreira Hospital in Mpumalanga, says that Covid-19 has revived her passion for the profession.  She has always wanted to be a nurse and has never regretted her decision to follow her dream. In an interview with Sowetan, she said that caring for the sick has been challenging as she takes …

A salon business in Randburg, Giggles and Kurls, decided to face the pandemic and developed a hands-on approach when their business had to close.  Jeff (46), and his wife Priscilla (41), the owners of the salon in Northern Johannesburg, started supplying converted oil drums as hand-washing stations. The oil drums come with a soap dispenser …