Post Tagged with: "Cyril Ramaphosa"

SA alcohol ban dispiriting but necessary

July 13, 2020 6:50 pm0 comments
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  JOHANNESBURG – WHILE it has angered imbibers around the country, the decision to reintroduce the ban on alcohol is essential for South Africa to flatten the coronavirus (COVID-19) curve that currently shows no signs of subsiding. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the decision on Sunday evening as part of restrictions […]

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Ramaphosa condemns stigma around COVID-19

June 29, 2020 1:20 pm0 comments
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

by TINTSWALO BALOYI JOHANNESBURG – PRESIDENT Cyril Ramaphosa has decried the stigmatisation of people who have tested positive of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in South Africa. He expressed concern through his weekly letter, published on Monday. “As a society, we have a collective responsibility to stamp out the stigmatisation of people […]

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Ramaphosa hails African spirit against coronavirus

May 25, 2020 11:10 am0 comments
South African President Cyril Ramaphosa

by SAVIOUS KWINIKA  PRETORIA – AFRICAN Union (AU) chairperson, President Cyril Ramaphosa, believes the continent can make the most of its past successes against scourges to flatten the curve of the coronavirus pandemic. His sentiments coinciding with the 57th commemorations of Africa Day, the South African president said African countries had been able […]

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