A year of fighting for survival against Covid-19

As the one-year anniversary of the first reported coronavirus case in South Africa approaches, the Sunday Tribune interviewed KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala to reflect on the Covid-19 ravaged-year that has passed. The first confirmed case of the coronavirus in the country was reported on March 5. It happened to be that of a KZN father […]

Farmer fighting for his life after being trapped in a fire in the Free State

A farmer is fighting for his life after being trapped in a fire in the Free State. The province has been battling a fire in Hertzogville since Sunday, but now a new fire that began in the Northen Cape has also crossed the border. The blazes which have been fanned by high winds and dry […]

Boy fighting for his life after being hit by a stray bullet

An 11-year old boy from St Helena Bay on the West Coast is fighting for his life after protests about land escalated last Friday. A shot, allegedly fired by a police officer, hit Leo Williams in the head. This resulted in a war between residents and the police which only ended Monday. Independent Police Investigative […]

Generations: The Legacy actress Letoya Makhene: I am done fighting

Generations: The Legacy” actress Letoya Makhene said that she is “done fighting” after doing some hard introspection on her life during Covid-19. Makhene took to Twitter where she wrote a thread for the masses saying if there is one thing she learned during this pandemic, is that it’s time to make peace with herself and […]

Mlamli Mangcala known as Captain Sthembiso Radebe on the Queen is Fighting for his life in Hospital

TV Actor Mlamli Mangcala, who is known for the role of Captain Sthembiso Radebe, in Mzansi Magic’s The Queen, has shared a video on Instagram, to update his fans on his journey to recovery, as he puts a gallant fight against Covid-19. The actor posted a video in the hospital, and he is on oxygen. […]

Kelly Khumalo has offered words of encouragement to woman struggling with suicidal thoughts to keep fighting

Kelly Khumalo has comforted many fans with her music, and the singer recently offered words of encouragement to a woman struggling with suicidal thoughts. The star shared her words of comfort on Twitter after the woman revealed she was contemplating killing herself, but couldn’t because she didn’t want her children to be motherless. The woman’s […]

Johannesburg general practitioner, Dr Daniel Israel, writes about five key responsibilities he believes we have in fighting Covid-19 #Covid19inSA

83 days ago, on the March 27, South Africa went into a nationwide lockdown to delay the spread of the Covid-19 virus, while the country readied its response for the storm that was coming. On that day, there were 1280 infections and now 83 days later, there are over 80 000 infections. According to projections […]

#HealthcareHeroes Fighting Covid-19 with positivity – Ray-yaan Majiet shared his story of recovering from Covid-19 #Covid19inSA

#HealthcareHeroes Fighting Covid-19 with positivity. Western Cape firefighter & assistant GM in the province for public works programme, Working on Fire, Ray-yaan Majiet shared his story of recovering from Covid-19. Ray-yaan’s tips are stay positive, stick to a routine, & be strong for yourself and your family. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vg8Jiw-GXq8?feature=oembed&w=1200&h=675]  

Zizo Tshwete proud to witness her son’s fighting spirit after Covid-19 test

Life in the “new normal” seems to be quite the challenge for South African parents as many of them have to readjust to raising their children in the pandemic. Just ask TV personality Zizo Tshwete, who had to be strong for her son as he underwent a Covid-19 test. The TV personality told her Instagram […]