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LGE 2021 | FF Plus announces its Cape Metro mayoral candidate 1
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LGE 2021 | FF Plus announces its Cape Metro mayoral candidate

The Freedom Front Plus says over two-thirds of its candidates for the local government election in the Cape Metro are people of colour. And leading this team as a mayoral candidate is Lennit Max. The party announced Max’s candidacy today. The FF Plus is focussing on minority groups who feel abandoned by the ANC government. […]

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Measures to increase vaccine supply to developing nations: Dr Bruce Aylward 2
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Measures to increase vaccine supply to developing nations: Dr Bruce Aylward

The World Health Organisation says a recent meeting with international pharmaceutical companies producing COVID-19 vaccines, was very fruitful. The global health body, in its advocacy for vaccine equity, received a commitment from big pharma companies to prioritise and increase vaccine supply to developing nations. Special advisor to WHO Director-General, Dr Bruce Aylward, discussed the issue […]

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Challenges women farm workers face to survive: Carmen Louw 3
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Challenges women farm workers face to survive: Carmen Louw

Today women working in the farming sector hosted a webinar aimed at addressing the living wage index based on research undertaken by women on projects in 2020. Under the theme "feminist reparation” the Project calls for the introduction of a wealth tax for the richest 1% of South Africans to finance farm women’s demands for […]

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76th UNGA | President Ramaphosa calls on UN to address reparations for slave trade victims 4
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76th UNGA | President Ramaphosa calls on UN to address reparations for slave trade victims

President Cyril Ramaphosa has called on the United Nations to put the issue of reparation for victims of the slave trade on its agenda. He was speaking virtually at the 20th-anniversary commemorative event of the Durban Declaration and Programme of Action – after South Africa hosted the World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia, and […]

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LGE 2021 | Pule Mabe clarifies ANC's election campaign funding 5
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LGE 2021 | Pule Mabe clarifies ANC’s election campaign funding

The ANC has been answering various questions about its campaign. And it’s taken issue with a Citizen article which says it created a false impression that the ANC announced plans to spend R50 million on the election campaign. The article quotes the ANC Head of Elections, Fikile Mbalula, who spoke to 702 this morning. Joining […]

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COVID-19 Vaccine | Sports fans rush in for jabs 6
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COVID-19 Vaccine | Sports fans rush in for jabs

A vaccine passport, that’s what fans will require if they’re start to attending sporting events and it looks like there’s an increase in numbers at vaccination sites since the Sports Ministry started the campaign to encourage people to get vaccinated. Those with jabs could be lucky enough to attend Bafana Bafana’s match against Ethiopia. eNCA’s […]

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Discussion | J&J releases data on booster shot 7
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Discussion | J&J releases data on booster shot

Johnson & Johnson has announced new data reinforcing the strong and long-lasting protection of its COVID-19 vaccine. New data also shows that protection against the coronavirus increases when a booster shot of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine is administered. eNCA’s Dan Moyane speaks to South African Medical Research Council Glenda Gray. Courtesy #DStv403

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Outa slams Karpowership deal 9
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Outa slams Karpowership deal

How was Karpowership SA granted a licence to generate electricity despite failing to secure the necessary environmental clearance in June? Critics are calling for answers from the National Energy Regulator after it granted the company licence to provide electricity to Saldanha Bay, Coega and Richards Bay. Fore more, Dan Moyane speaks to Dennis Seemela, who […]

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COVID-19 Relief | Recipients left disappointed 10
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COVID-19 Relief | Recipients left disappointed

Beneficiaries of the COVID Special Relief Distress Grant were left disappointed in Cape Town, as some retailers were unable to process their funds. Stores in the Pick n Pay Group were expected to be the new collection points for recipients of the Sassa temporary fund from today. eNCA’s Ronald Masinda has the story. #DStv403

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