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Minister Thoko Didiza briefing on agriculture sector disaster fund

WATCH LIVE: Minister Thoko Didiza briefing on agriculture sector disaster fund Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Thoko Didiza is briefed the media on the department’s disaster fund during the coronavirus crisis. Agriculture Minister Thoko Didiza at a briefing on 6 April 2020. Picture: @GovernmentZA/Twitter. JOHANNESBURG – Minister …

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Work at platinum mine stops as workers test positive

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Platinum mining company Implats has suspended operations at its Marula mine in Limpopo after 19 workers tested positive for COVID-19. The temporary halt to production was confirmed by Implats on Saturday 16 May. Marula will now not recall workers due to report for duty next week. This is to allow …

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The Western Cape records ten more COVID-19 deaths

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The COVID-19 death toll in the Western Cape has risen to 147, Premier Alan Winde has said. The figure is an increase of ten fatalities in the province, which remains the epicenter of the respiratory disease in the country. The province has close to two-thirds of infections in the country …

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