Vodacom Zero-Rates New COVID Alert SA App

This past week, the national Department of Health (DoH) launched a COVID Alert SA App – in partnership with Discovery - to strengthen the...
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Vaping – Science VS Ideology

As the controversy continues raging around South Africa’s blanket tobacco ban, with British American Tobacco SA’s  (BATSA) court challenge postponed to August, it’s time...

Judge Hlope Under Fire Over Tobacco case Delay

Tobacco giant British American Tobacco SA (BATSA) and nine other litigants are fuming at Western Cape judge president John Hlophe for postponing a hearing...

South Africa’s Cigarette Sales Ban Case to be Heard in August

The High Court case on the ban on the sale of tobacco products, e-cigarettes and related products is now expected to be heard in...

British American Tobacco SA New Court Battle to Undo Cigarette Sale Ban

British American Tobacco South Africa (BATSA) announced on Friday it is commencing urgent legal proceedings to challenge the government’s decision to extend the ban...

President Ramaphosa Says Smokers Must Be Patient

Smokers, who are frustrated by the continued prohibition of tobacco products, should be patient, President Cyril Ramaphosa said in an exclusive late-night interview with...

President Ramaphosa Lift Ban on Alcohol, Cigarette Ban Stays

The sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products will remain prohibited during South Africa's lockdown at level 3. But the country has lifted the...

Petition to Remove Dlamini-Zuma From Cabinet Garners 70 000 Signatures

An online petition calling for the removal of Cooperative Governance Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has been getting support from folks all over and is showing...

New Facebook Group to Protest Against the Tobacco Ban

A new Facebook group is planning a protest march against the tobacco ban imposed by the South African government. The group, known as "Protest March...

Tweeps Upset Dlamini-Zuma “Wants” Booze, Cigarette Ban to Continue

South Africans are not happy with Cooperative Governance Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma who is believed to be calling for the alcohol and cigarette ban to...

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Every year Schneider Electric, the leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, hosts a global student competition called Schneider Go Green. Students...

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