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On 9 March 2020, Minister of Basic Education Dr Angie Motshekga stated in a media briefing that schools should not make their own decisions in response to concerns about learners or staff with possible coronavirus, or schools closures. She noted that...
Based on a utilitarian approach, there would appear to be little merit in government investing heavily on expanding ICU capacity. Indeed, given the looming shortage of public-sector hospital beds during the pandemic’s surge, a utilitarian ethic sugge...
One of the leading South African HIV researchers, Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim, has been awarded the Christophe Merieux Prize – France’s top science prize valued at €500 000. The big win is in recognition of her work at the Centre for the AIDS P...
About 17 million South Africans rely on social grants for their household income and food security. So how have the twin components of social distancing and economic relief measures been experienced by poor South Africans dependent on social grants?...

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