Summary of Level 1 Regulations (as of 01st March 2021) #Covid19inSA

Disaster Management Act: Regulations: Alert level 1 during Coronavirus COVID-19 lockdown The following is an extraction from the gazetted adjusted Alert Level 1 regulations (Gazette 44201 of 28 February 2021) . Most normal activity can resume, with precautions and health guidelines followed at all times. Population prepared for an increase in alert levels if necessary. Adjusted lert level […]

STATEMENT BY PRESIDENT CYRIL RAMAPHOSA ON PROGRESS IN THE NATIONAL EFFORT TO CONTAIN THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC (28th February 2021) #Covid19inSA

Fellow South Africans,   This coming Friday will mark exactly one year since the first case of coronavirus was reported in South Africa. Since then, more than one-and-a-half million people in South Africa have been infected and nearly 50,000 people have been reported to have died from the disease. So much has changed in our […]

Minister Angie Motshekga closes the 2021 Virtual Basic Education Lekgotla

Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga is closing the 2021 Virtual Basic Education Lekgotla. The Lekgotla was held virtually under the theme: ”Equipping Learners with Knowledge and Skills for a Changing World”. For the past five years, the DBE has hosted the Basic Education Sector Lekgotla as a means of engaging the sector on key deliverables […]

Here are the Sassa grant payment dates for March 2021

The South African Social Security Agency (Sassa) has released grant payment dates for the month of March. According to Sassa, older persons’ grants will be paid from 3 March 2021. This includes any grants linked to these accounts. Disability grants will be paid from 4 March 2021 and all other grants will be paid from […]

Free State education department expects 2021 academic year to be challenging

The Free State Department of Education says it expects the 2021 academic year to be equally challenging. The 2020 academic year was disrupted by the outbreak of the coronavirus. The department says it is going to be a mammoth task to deal with the current Grade 12 learners as they could not complete the Grade […]