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EC GOVERMENT MOVES SWIFTLY TO CONTAIN ETHEMBENI HIGH COVID 19 OUTBREAK
20 Sep 2020

The Eastern Cape Education MEC, Fundile Gade has learnt with shock that 98 Ethembeni high school learners have tested positive with the Covid 19 while they are currently busy with their Trial examinations

Due to this massive outbreak, learners coming from both Burgersdorp and Middleburg have been affected. A multi departmental team consis
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UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE FUND TO RESUME COVID-19 TERS PAYMENTS EARLY NEXT WEEK
19 Sep 2020

It is all systems go for the Unemployment Insurance Fund (UIF) to resume its eagerly awaited Covid-19 TERS Benefits payments – a campaign that has put hard cash in the hands of workers to shield them from the worst effects of lockdown as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic.

The resumption is slated for Monday September 21, 2020.

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*#COVID-19 AWARENESS, LOUD HAILING CAMPAIGN TO FLATTEN THE CURVE HELD IN MDANTSANE
17 Sep 2020

*EC: Buffalo City Metro District*

Following the address of the nation by the Honorable RSA President, Cyril Ramaphosa on Covid-19 and Disaster Management Regulations last night, the following Government departments embarked on an awareness campaign in a form of loudhailing today.

The SAPS joined forces with other Governmen
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NMBM COVID-19 WARD BASED TASK TEAMS IN FULL SWING
31 Aug 2020

The establishment of Community Based Task Teams to fight against COVID-19 in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality has seen various stakeholders working together in an effort to yield positive results.

This comes after the Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Lubabali Mabuyane recently launched the new strategy to accelerate the fight against COVID-19 in
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SAPS DISMISSED FICTICIOUS MOTORBIKES AS FAKE NEWS
6 Aug 2020

ZWELITSHA: The South African Police Service Management in the Eastern Cape has expressed shock and concern at deceitful social media reports which depicted images of motorbikes and trailers masquerading in SAPS like branding.

These images were found to be in circulation in the social networks today 05 August 2020 with fake branding bearing
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MINISTER OF HEALTH COVID-19 UPDATE MEDIA BRIEFING
5 Aug 2020

Fellow South Africans, it has been almost a month since we presented a situational update on COVID-19 as the Department of Health. There has been a number of developments and we want to take this opportunity to give an update to the public and also respond to questions that the members of the media may have.

Epidemiological Update
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Outstanding Employee Benefits Receiving Attention
4 Aug 2020

In response to the delays in the processing of payments of Employee benefits especially since the implementation of the COVID-19 level 5 lockdown in March, the Hon. MEC Fundile Gade has put together a project team to attend immediately to this challenge.

It would seem that these employees were unfortunately unwittingly left unpaid in the w
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Youth Speaks on Mandela Month Virtual Programme – 24 July 2020: 18H00 – 19H30
22 Jul 2020

Join the Virtual Programme on the following platforms:
Eastern Cape Office of the Premier Official Page facebook.com/ecprovince
Department of Sports, Recreation Art & Culture website www.ecsrac.gov.za
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Reopening Phase 2 to commence on the 20th July 2020
19 Jul 2020

eZwelitsha
The Eastern Cape Department of Education is pleased to inform residents of the province that all preparations have been made to welcome Grades 3,6 and 11 back to school tomorrow. Learners that are also doing their Year 2 and 3 in the School of Skills as well as some learners with severe to profound intellectual disabilities and autis
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Eastern Cape Department of Education disciplines service provider
17 Jul 2020

The Department has learnt with shock and disgust of the shoddy and substandard quality of the personal protective equipment (PPE) delivered in the kwaBhaca area. This is in light of revelations that the sanitisers delivered to some of the schools had less than the required alcohol content and was also delivered in inappropriate containers.
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