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City Health ready to respond to Monkeypox

Following confirmation by the National Institute for Communicable Diseases of the first case of the virus in Cape Town, City Health advises the public to be aware and alert to signs and symptoms, and what to do in the event that they suspect infectionT…

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SA records second case of Monkeypox

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has confirmed the country’s second case of Monkeypox.The latest case was identified through laboratory testing.In a statement, the NICD said the case involves a 32-year-old male residing in the We…

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Report on the cause of tavern deaths, not out

EAST LONDON: The SAPS management in the Eastern Cape has expressed concerns about circulating rumours and media reports speculating on the cause of death in the Tavern Tragedy incident which occurred early Sunday morning 26 June 2022 in Scenery Park, E…

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City’s Ombudsman Office is in an area near you

The City of Cape Town’s Ombudsman Office will from July 2022 have a permanent presence at four City municipal offices on Tuesdays from 09:00 to 14:00, excluding public holidays. The independent Ombudsman’s Office will assist residents and City staff wi…

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Act of bravery by Kakamas SAPS saves three lives

NORTHERN CAPE – Three SAPS members from Kakamas who rescued an elderly bedridden man and three children from a burning house have been praised for their heroic actions.On the evening of Saturday, 18 June 2022, Sergeant Neville Mouton, Constable Melvin …