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A 14-year-old boy’s private parts were exposed to flame for a Tik Tok video

Ghana Web 10 May 2021
Meanwhile, in a related story, a 15-year-old South African student, who was assaulted by her fellow mates in school, reportedly took her own life after the video of the bullying incident went viral, local news outlet TimesLIVE reported ... The South African Human Rights Commission ...

Zulu King Misuzulu criticised for eSwatini security detail

Independent online (SA) 10 May 2021
... detail to accompany his nephew, Zulu King Misuzulu kaZwelithini, to South Africa ... “He should use that wealth to hire a private security firm to ensure his safety if he feels that the security provided by the South African Police Service is not enough ... African News Agency (ANA) .

Man nabbed allegedly trying to smuggle gold worth R11m into SA from Zimbabwe, out on ...

Independent online (SA) 10 May 2021
Pretoria – Tashinga Nyasha Masimire, the 33-year-old man arrested for allegedly attempting to smuggle 23 pieces of gold worth R11 million into South Africa from Zimbabwe, was granted R100 000 bail on Monday ... The suspect was granted R100 000 bail with stringent conditions,” Nkwalase told African News Agency in Pretoria.

Pfizer beats back variants as AstraZeneca receives a timely boost

Sydney Morning Herald 10 May 2021
Pfizer’s vaccine seems to offer good protection against the South African variant of COVID-19, while British data has given AstraZeneca a lift, in positive news for Australia’s vaccine mix ....

SANParks begins rehabilitation work after massive destruction of Cape Town fire

Independent online (SA) 10 May 2021
Cape TownRehabilitation work has started in the Table Mountain National Park after the Cape Town fire caused massive destruction when it started on Sunday, April 18. South African National Parks (SANParks) announced the news on Monday morning ... #TMNPFireUpdate – The fire has been successfully contained by 13.30 on Tuesday, 20 April 2021.

In-form South African Higgo wins again in Canary Islands

Urdu Point 09 May 2021
Tenerife, Spain, May 9 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 9th May, 2021 ) .South African rookie Garrick Higgo powered to a second win in three weeks, and his third on the European Tour, when he won the Canary Islands Championship on Sunday ... The victory makes him the fastest South ...

Frank A. Bures: Two mRNA vaccine shots needed

Winona Daily News 08 May 2021
A few days ago the CDC released information that about 8% of people who have received the first of the two shots for either the Pfizer or Moderna mRNA vaccine have not gotten the second one on time ... Several news articles appeared after the CDC announcement ... We are still in the evolving stage ... and South African variants ... At a recent news conference, Dr.

Johannesburg Jumbos: Where Did SAA’s Boeing 747s End Up?

Simple Flying 07 May 2021
South African Airways (SAA) has frequently been in the news in recent years owing to its ongoing financial difficulties ... ZS-SPD spent just nine years at the South African flag carrier before moving on to Royal Air Maroc ... ZS-SPC has been preserved at the South African Airways Museum Society in Johannesburg since September 2006.

Our players felt secure in IPL’s bio-bubble: CSA Director of Cricket Smith

Indian Express 07 May 2021
The 11 South Africans, who participated in the league, have already left for Johannesburg ... a news conference ... Smith also lauded the effort made by the BCCI to ensure the safe departure for all the South African players, who would be back home by Friday and undergo home quarantine.

US Police Killed an Unarmed South African Man. His Family Wants Answers

Vice 07 May 2021
JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – While the world’s attention focused on the trial of former Minnesota police officer Derek Chauvin for the murder of George Floyd, news filtered out of Honolulu on the 14th of April that a South African national had been fatally shot following an encounter with police.

Prince Harry and Meghan's son Archie turns 2, gets royal birthday wishes

The North Platte Telegraph 06 May 2021
(Henk Kruger/African News Agency via AP, Pool) Henk Kruger ... The royal couple were on the third day of their African tour. (Henk Kruger/African News Agency via AP, Pool) Henk Kruger ... (Henk Kruger/African News Agency via AP, Pool, File) Henk Kruger ... 25, 2019, during their African tour. (Henk Kruger/African News Agency via AP, Pool) Henk Kruger.

‘Don’t panic’ about India Covid variant

Mail Guardian South Africa 06 May 2021
With the news of a new Covid-19 variant circulating in India possibly having made it through South African ports of entry, scientists say it is too soon for citizens to panic ... The J&J vaccine has been granted registration with conditions by the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority for its use in the implementation study.

MRNA Stock Lost 6%, Moderna Booster Effective against COVID-19 Variants of Brazil and South Africa

Coinspeaker 06 May 2021
Reportedly, news cases with Brazil and South African variant have also erupted in the US Moderna’s booster shot of its other vaccine dubbed mRNA-1273.351 delivered a better immune response over the existing vaccine ... However, the new booster has a higher response than the original vaccine against the South African variant.

Call to axe teacher who allegedly stabbed colleague

Independent online (SA) 06 May 2021
The suspect was reportedly caught by other teaching staff while trying to flee ... Secretary Els Themba said ... The Congress of South African Students joined the union in condemning the stabbing. Speaking to Pretoria News yesterday, spokesperson Douglas Ngobeni said the teacher should be dismissed with immediate effect ... Pretoria News .