Updates from the Eyewitness News team - always factual, sometimes funny, often insightful.
Nigerian Presient Muhammadu Buhari holds a welcoming ceremony at the State House in Abuja, Nigeria, in honour of President Cyril Ramaphosa. This is a State Visit & Bi-National Commission between the two nations. TM
#SFSA2021 Nzimande highlights the importance of “international collaboration” to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic. KB
#SFSA2021 Prof Tulio de Oliviera, also involved with the Centre for Epidemic Response and Innovation - CERI - talks about their work In genomics surveillance. KB
#NewYear For the first time in its history, the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto says it has had NO trauma case patients coming through its doors on 1 January. The hospital posted photos of an eerily quiet trauma ward on its Facebook Page.
#ShutdownSA The Black Business Council has confirmed that the worst affected establishments during the looting and destruction are BLACK OWNED Small, Micro or Medium Enterprises. TTM
#WATCH ] Meet Khangelani Sibiya from Newcastle in KZN. He’s a Maths and Science who was awarded the ‘Best Global Teacher’ title at the weekend in Dubai. He incorporates traditional music and art during teaching and learning. VIDEO SUPPLIED. @NkoRaphael
BREAKING NEWS: EWN has learnt of the passing of legendary TV, film and theatre actor, Shaleen Surtie Richards.