South Africa

Studies are showing a good immune response to the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) single-dose COVID-19 vaccine.

Police officers are next in line to get vaccinated after the inoculation of teachers.

The Department of Communications and Digital Technologies has embarked on a process to develop the Data and Cloud Policy as one of the enablers for the digital economy.

Nine suspects are expected to appear in the Johannesburg Central Magistrate’s Court today for their involvement in registering stolen vehicles fraudulently in Gauteng.

Gauteng MEC for Education, Panyaza Lesufi, has condemned the fatal shooting of the Buyani Primary School Principal in Finetown, Johannesburg, on Friday.

Government has employed the help of the South African National Defence Force to fight the spread of COVID-19 in Gauteng, as the number of COVID-19 cases continues to peak.

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Minister, Thoko Didiza, has announced that 108 housing units has been allocated to District Six claimants as part of Phase three of the District Six Redevelopment Project.

Gauteng has recorded 7 502 new COVID-19 cases out of the 11 767 that were detected in the last 24 hours.

Due to a rise in COVID-19 infections in Gauteng, Police Minister Bheki Cele will today no longer engage in a feedback meeting with the residents of Zandspruit.

North West Premier, Professor Tebogo Job Mokgoro, has called for strengthening the integrated approach towards combating illegal mining activities.

President Cyril Ramaphosa has described the passing of former Zambia President Kenneth Kaunda as a “deep, sad loss”.

Deputy Minister of Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, Makhotso Sotyu, has reiterated the urgency of investing in land, and enhancing partnerships to protect and restore natural ecosystems as part of the global recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Public Service and Administration Minister, Senzo Mchunu, will lead the South African delegation at the 8th annual Africa Public Service Day (APSD) conference to be held in Harare, Zimbabwe, from 21 to 23 June 2021.

The National Health Department says it is ready to start vaccinating teachers in their numbers from next week.

The Free State Department of Economic, Small Business Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs (DESTEA) has extended deadline for Industrialization Support Incentives applications to Friday, 18 June 2021.

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