Why is South Africa experiencing the deadliest outbreak of listeriosis? That's a question that local residents and health authorities have been trying to understand over the last few months, to no avail.
With a number of major developments currently underway in Cape Town, its becoming increasing clear that day zero – the day that the taps officially run dry – could have a major impact on the region’s construction industry.
KwaZulu-Natal’s dams managed by Umgeni Water are critically low due to insufficient rainfall. It may well join the increasing list of drought disaster areas in South Africa. Here is your dam and water update for this week.
It’s like trying to find a needle in a haystack. The medical scientists at the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) have been trying to find the source of the listeriosis outbreak, but the haystack seems to grow larger by the day.