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The rand recently reached its strongest against the US dollar since 2019. Consumers and economists are hopeful about what this means for the country. 

The Black Business Council (BBC)held its annual summit recently, demanding for government to speed up economic transformation for businesses.


The Progressive Youth Alliance (PYA) has come together to call for change to be made in government leadership.


South Africa has hit a milestone with the vaccine rollout. On Tuesday, Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize confirmed the number of people who have been vaccinated. 


Millions of South Africans are unemployed, bringing the national unemployement rate to a new high. 

SASSA office

SASSA has released payment dates for the month of June. If you're waiting on your payment, you can expect to receive your payments on these dates.

Learners will be returning to daily classes soon and this has caused mixed reactions, as unions and parents have come forward to share their thoughts with the Department of Basic Education. 


Primary school learners will soon be able to attend physical classes daily, bringing an end to the rotational timetable system. 

President Cyril Ramaphosa

President Cyril Ramaphosa addressed the nation on Sunday evening to announce further lockdown restrictions. 


The Western Cape has increased the number of vaccination sites in the province. This comes as the province aims to ramp up its vaccine rollout in preparation for the third wave. 



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