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[WATCH] TikTok user shows side effects from Pfizer vaccine

A TikTok user shared a video of her side effects after receiving the Pfizer vaccine, setting off alarm bells for many. There have been multiple conspiracy theories surrounding the COVID-19 vaccines, from claims that it includes a microchip tracker to a barcode scanner with your I.D number. Most of these theories have been squashed by experts in the medical profession, so much so that it makes this social media user's […]

today02/07/2021

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COVID-19: 6 Things to know about the Delta variant

South Africa is dealing not only with a surge in COVID-19 infections, but also with a strain that specialists are concerned about, the Delta variant, which is more infectious than any previously identified in the country. In South Africa, the total number of #COVID-19 cases is 1 941 119, including 12 222 new cases. To far, 138 fatalities have been reported, bringing the total to 60 038. The total number […]

today29/06/2021

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COVID -19 tech partnerships sets South Africa on a good foot for future pandemics

By Tunicia Jegels and Marvin Adams  Can South Africa successfully realise its plans to close the digital divide at a time when it can no longer afford not to? The global COVID - 19 pandemic with its devastating impact on health systems, is introducing African countries with the opportunity to leapfrog public and private healthcare systems into the age of big data and Artificial Intelligence (AI). The move towards technology driven […]

today21/04/2021

R3.9 billion worth of Covid vaccines are about to expire - report

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South African big business groups gear up to vaccinate 160,000 a day

B4SA’s members, which include Business Unity South Africa, Business Leadership South Africa, the Black Business Council and the Banking Association of South Africa, are working closely with the Department of Health to build capacity to administer 160 000 coronavirus vaccinations a day. Kaya Biz's Gugulethu Mfuphi spoke to Martin Kingston, chairman of B4SA to unpack how the roll-out will unfold. Listen to the full conversation here:  Content hosted by iono.fm […]

today21/04/2021

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COVID-19 lockdown anniversary: Teachers reflect on challenges

By Kaya 959 News It has been exactly one year since South Africa entered its first hard lockdown. Teacher unions say their members have had to adapt to difficult working conditions. The South African Democratic Teachers’ Union (SADTU) says government needs to speed up the provision of infrastructure in schools. SADTU says access to proper infrastructure will enable blended learning to be a reality if another lockdown is implemented. Over […]

today26/03/2021

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Remembering musical talent who died from COVID-19

COVID-19 has had its pick of millions of lives across the world, on this lockdown anniversary we remember some of the musical talent that succumbed to the virus. We have compiled a playlist in their honour to commemorate the way their musical genius has touched our lives. This playlist will also be featured on Colin's Evergreen's Soul and Jazz this Sunday, exclusive to Kaya 959.   Henry Grimes - Lonesome […]

today25/03/2021

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Unathi took to the streets to support local vendors before the lockdown

In March 2020 President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that the country would be moving into a hard lockdown for 21-days. This was when the COVID-19 pandemic had first hit the country and the decision was to prevent the spike in the infection rate.   Unathi took to the streets to stress the importance of supporting local vendors who would be impacted severely because trading was not seen as safe. Here's a […]

today25/03/2021

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Working from home! The lockdown perk we miss

2020 brought with it a fundamental shift in how we do things. In the middle of March, the presidency declared a state of disaster, which led to a national lockdown. And non-essential workers were expected to work from home. While media was declared an essential service, we used that time to allow as many of our people who didn't have to be at Kaya House to work from home. When […]

today25/03/2021

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The 2020 celebrity baby bump, lockdown edition!

By: Natasha Archary    A lockdown baby boom was expected. But were we ever ready for the 2020 celeb baby bumps that hit mid global pandemic? Definitely not. Some celebrity pregnancy announcements took fans by surprise while others were only a matter of time. After the tough year we've had, new life on the way is something to be celebrated, and we can't wait for the baby reveals.   Ngema […]

today25/03/2021

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POPIA ActTo promote the protection of personal information processed by public and private bodies; to introduce certain conditions so as to establish minimum requirements for the processing of personal information; to provide for the establishment of an Information Regulator to exercise certain powers and to perform certain duties and functions in terms of this Act and the Promotion of Access to Information Act, 2000; to provide for the issuing of codes of conduct; to provide for the rights of persons regarding unsolicited electronic communications and automated decision making; to regulate the flow of personal information across the borders of the Republic; and to provide for matters connected therewith.

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1.2  Parliament assented to POPIA on 19 November 2013. The commencement date of section 1Part A of Chapter 5section 112 and section 113 was 11 April 2014. The commencement date of the other sections was 1 July 2020 (with the exception of section 110 and 114(4). The President of South Africa has proclaimed the POPI commencement date to be 1 July 2020.

 
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