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President Cyril Ramaphosa will be addressing the nation tonight. This comes as South Africa recently entered its second wave of Covid-19 infections. 

This week, Ivan Israelstam sets out what the term "dereliction of duty" means. He explains why it is important for management to use the term correctly, neither to come on too strong against an employee, when other factors could explain events, nor to be too soft when the allegation of dereliction of duty would be correct.

Following the leak of 3 matric papers, the Department of Basic Education has made a tough decision for the class of 2020. Two exam papers will be rewritten, this the first national rewrite in the history of matric exams.

Good news for motorists, as the department of transport has extended the grace period for driving licenses. All driving licences that expired between 26 March 2020 and 31 December 2020 will now expire on a new date. 

More than 800 000 Covid-19 cases have been recorded in South Africa and people are eager for a vaccine. Many countries are taking steps towards securing a vaccine and South Africa is one of them. 

Live events will be taking a backseat this festive season in the Garden Route. The Western Cape has been trying to save lives but around 100 000 jobs have already been lost in the live events industry.

Cyril Ramaphosa

At the December edition of the country's 'family meeting' President Cyril Ramaphosa has reminded the country that we cannot let our guard down in the fight against Covid-19.  He announced new restrictions for those living where the outbreak is the worst, but for all South Africans, it is too soon to relax in the fight against this virus. The full video is available on our website.

The festive season is here, but the country is still under lockdown. Hosting and attending big events may be tempting, so KwaZulu-Natal has decided to act ahead .

President Cyril Ramaphosa is expected to speak tonight. He is expected to announce new measures to control the recent resurgence in cases in some provinces. 

South Africa has been experiencing a resurgence of Covid-19 cases in some provinces. This increase in cases is slowly bringing the country closer to reaching 800 000.

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