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Covid-19 Statistics in KZN

30 June 2020 TOTAL SCREENED: 7,097,912 TEST CONDUCTED: 120,031 Highlights #SpreadFactsNotFear Yesterday 29th June 2020, KwaZulu-Natal Province recorded 665 new cases. The province continues to experience an upsurge of cases with Ethekwini District recording a median of 258 cases daily (range 121-423) since the 19th of June 2020. #ItIsInOurHands

Kaizer Chiefs striker Samir Nurkovic keen to join Bafana Bafana. 

Nurkovic joined Chiefs at the start of the 2019/20 season and quickly established himself as one of most feared strikers in the PSL, having already scored 12 goals in 24 appearances in his debut campaign. Interestingly, that the 28-year-old has not yet represented his country of birth Serbia  at senior international level, which makes him eligible to play […]

Petrol Price increase for July

The Central Energy Fund has published the official fuel price adjustments for July, showing a massive increase at the pumps. According to the CEF, both petrol and diesel prices will climb significantly from Wednesday (1 July), with illuminating paraffin also showing a major spike in price. These are the official changes:   Petrol 95: increase of […]

CHIPPA MPENGESI PULLS THE TRIGGER ON RHULANI MOKOENA .

Lit Radio Sports has learnt that Rhulani Mokwena will not return to Orlando Pirates but will be allowed to leave when his contract expires at the end of the season. Mokwena has spent the past few months at Chippa United after he was loaned to the Port Elizabeth club but only managed to take charge […]

MEC HLENGIWE MAVIMBELA LAUNCH ONE HOME ONE GARDEN IN INQUTHU.

UMzinyathi District Champion MEC Hlengiwe Mavimbela has officially launched “one home one garden” in Nquthu. The programme which is run by the Department of Agriculture in KZN will be rolled out to indigent households in the District. Speaking in Nquthu, MEC Mavimbela says this initiative will go a long way to help needy communities especially […]

NEWCASTLE MUNICIPALITY ISSUE STATEMENT ON POWER DISRUPTIONS

The Newcastle Local Municipality has issued a statement on the power disruptions that has caused concern in the community, read the following statement to get clarity about the above mentioned issue.  The Newcastle Local Municipality was made aware of electricity disruptions in eMadadeni, Osizweni and Blaauwbosch. Last week the municipality held talks with Eskom in […]

KZN COVID-19 STATS ON THE 25 JUNE 2020

It seems like the number of Covid-19 cases ain’t going to slow down anytime soon, Newcastlians are therefore urged to follow strict instructions given by DOH.  Clean your hands often Cough or sneeze in your bent elbow – not your hands! Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth Limit social gatherings and time spent in […]