Streaming issues? Report here
money-show-thumbnailjpg money-show-thumbnailjpg
The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield
18:00 - 20:00
volume_up
volume_mute

Up Next: The Aubrey Masango Show
See full line-up
The Money Show with Bruce Whitfield
18:00 - 20:00
Home
arrow_forward
Local
fiber_manual_record
Politics
fiber_manual_record
Business

President Cyril Ramaphosa to address SA on Sunday evening

24 May 2020 9:57 AM
Tags:
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Coronavirus
SA lockdown
covid-19 address
lockdown levels
lockdown level 3

The president is set to address a nation anxiously awaiting a drop in the lockdown level, at 7pm on Sunday.

The presidency has announced that Cyril Ramaphosa will update South Africa on developments in the risk-adjusted strategy to manage the spread of COVID-19, on Sunday evening.

The address follows recent meetings of Cabinet, the National Coronavirus Command Council and the President’s Coordinating Council.

Their focus has been the prospects for the progression from Alert Level 4 to Alert Level 3 of the national lockdown.

President Ramaphosa's last address to the nation elicited a mixed response, with some saying it lacked clarity.


24 May 2020 9:57 AM
Tags:
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Coronavirus
SA lockdown
covid-19 address
lockdown levels
lockdown level 3

Recommended

More from Local

181012penguinsjpg

SANParks: Lion's Head and Boulders Beach only areas along TMNP that remain shut

14 July 2020 6:46 PM

Lion's Head and Boulders Beach are the only areas along Table Mountain National Park (TMNP) where visitors are still not permitted.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

200629-taxi-rank2jpg

[LISTEN] I use a taxi to get to work everyday, what's my Covid-19 risk?

14 July 2020 6:11 PM

Infectious disease specialist Dr Jeremy Nel talks about the risks of contracting Covid-19 in a taxi operating at 100% capacity.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

saa-plane-ewnjpg

SAA business rescue plan approved, new airline to launch at cost of billions

14 July 2020 4:42 PM

The South African Airways (SAA) business rescue plan (BRP) has been approved by 86% of the vote at Tuesday’s creditors' meeting.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

seaboard-can-facebookjpg

Homeless people left out in the cold in Sea Point, bemoans Seaboard CAN

14 July 2020 2:19 PM

"Not one church or synagogue in Sea Point will help us, nor will the City of Cape Town", says the Seaboard Community Action Network (CAN).

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

storm-city-workers-clean-streets

City gives out almost 8000 kits for people to rebuild after Cape storm

14 July 2020 1:59 PM

Malusi Booi says the City is concerned with illegally-occupied low-lying flood plains that flood every winter as it is dangerous.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

carmen-alger-family-singing-videopng

[WATCH] Wonderful rendition of Smile by family apart in Cape Town and London

14 July 2020 1:06 PM

South African living in London, Carmen Alger posted the video on her Facebook page to share with friends and it has gone viral.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

adults-alcohol-alcoholic-beverage-1304473jpg

Would minimum unit pricing help curb SA's binge drinking culture?

14 July 2020 1:03 PM

On Sunday the government reinstated the ban on alcohol sales in a bid to relieve pressure on the country's trauma units.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

tobaccoprotest_1285

Covid-19 regulation admission of guilt fines leave 1000s with criminal records

14 July 2020 12:48 PM

Cogta Minister could easily have made these administrative fines not criminal to avoid this entire problem, says Howard Dembovsky.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

older-woman-wine-glass-alcohol-pexels-photo-free-to-use-without-attributionjpeg

Alcohol ban is putting a band aid on a festering wound, says ministerial advisor

14 July 2020 11:59 AM

A medical expert who serves on the Ministerial Advisory Committee (MAC) says the alcohol ban is not a sustainable solution in the fight against Covid-19.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

lockdown-collectionjpg

A book of the times - SA authors join forces for 'The Lockdown Collection'

14 July 2020 11:34 AM

Sara-Jayne King chats to two of the contributors to the newly released book The Lockdown Collection, Lindiwe Hani and Tracy Going.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

More from Politics

storm-city-workers-clean-streets

City gives out almost 8000 kits for people to rebuild after Cape storm

14 July 2020 1:59 PM

Malusi Booi says the City is concerned with illegally-occupied low-lying flood plains that flood every winter as it is dangerous.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

tobaccoprotest_1285

Covid-19 regulation admission of guilt fines leave 1000s with criminal records

14 July 2020 12:48 PM

Cogta Minister could easily have made these administrative fines not criminal to avoid this entire problem, says Howard Dembovsky.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

older-woman-wine-glass-alcohol-pexels-photo-free-to-use-without-attributionjpeg

Alcohol ban is putting a band aid on a festering wound, says ministerial advisor

14 July 2020 11:59 AM

A medical expert who serves on the Ministerial Advisory Committee (MAC) says the alcohol ban is not a sustainable solution in the fight against Covid-19.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Red wine white woman female funny reaction 123rf 123rflifestyle

'Few restaurants will now survive without selling alcohol. We were blindsided'

13 July 2020 6:33 PM

Bruce Whitfield interviews reps from the Restaurant Association Of SA, Business Unity SA and the National Liquor Traders Council.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

police-officer-in-allentown-arresting-suspectpng

[VIDEO] Another cop filmed allegedly kneeling on suspect's neck and head

13 July 2020 2:39 PM

A video shot from a passing car in Allentown in the USA, shockingly like George Floyd's brutal arrest is under investigation.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

liquor-sales-alcohol-beer-booze-drinking-consumption-drinks-bottles-123rf

'Government gave us no forewarning of booze ban' say liquor associations

13 July 2020 1:47 PM

South African Liquor Brand owners Association CEO Kurt Moore says they were not consulted before the president's announcement.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

diepslootcoronavirus5

If we don't change our behaviour Covid regulations are meaningless, says analyst

13 July 2020 7:49 AM

Institute for Global Dialogue Sanusha Naidu says a balance between a State-led and market-led approach in the country is needed.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

liquor-store-sales-wine-champagne-mmc-brut-bubbly-alcohol-booze-drinking-123rf

Alcohol prohibited with immediate effect, curfew resumes on Monday

12 July 2020 8:40 PM

President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the sale and distribution of alcohol has been suspended with immediate effect.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

liquor-sales-alcohol-beer-booze-drinking-consumption-drinks-bottles-123rf

6 booze restrictions proposed to govt, policy advisor reveals

12 July 2020 1:08 PM

The Southern African Alcohol Policy Alliance in South Africa (SAAPA SA) has advised the command council to introduce tougher restrictions on booze.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

190322reclaim-city-housing-protestjpg

About 600,000 Cape residents on housing waiting list, says Human Settlements MEC

11 July 2020 2:50 PM

The average waiting period for housing applicants in the Western Cape is 15 years, says Human Settlements MEC Tertius Simmers.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

More from Business

SAA

It’s official! We're getting a brand-new, taxpayer funded (R16 billion) airline

14 July 2020 6:26 PM

SAA is dead! Long live SAA? Arabile Gumede interviews Guy Leitch, Managing Editor at SA Flyer Magazine.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Maize field mealie farm farmer agriculture 123rf 123rfbusiness 123rflifestyle

Covid-19 makes it clear – African agriculture is vital, now more than ever

14 July 2020 2:23 PM

The economy is shedding jobs – but not in agriculture, says Roux Wildenboer, Head of Agriculture at Absa.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

lesotho-alcoholjpegjpg

Booze ban will lead to illicit trade, warns industry body

14 July 2020 10:36 AM

The National Liquor Traders Council says the government's decision to reinstate the alcohol ban will lead to illegal trade.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

khayelitsha-cookies-staff-baking-cookes-facebookjpg

Capetonians rally in the spirit of Ubuntu behind Khayelitsha Cookies

14 July 2020 7:20 AM

MD says people's support buying nearly all 200,000 cookies that couldn't be delivered to hotels due to lockdown gives them hope.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

160520DineoMoeketsi.jpg

'I spend extravagantly on shoes. I have various pairs of Christian Louboutin'

13 July 2020 8:15 PM

Arabile Gumede interviews actress Dineo Moeketsi (Langa) about her attitude to money and beliefs about it.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

foschinijpg

Foschini offers to buy Jet from Edcon

13 July 2020 7:34 PM

The Foschini Group is offering to buy 371 JET stores. The Money Show's Bruce Whitfield interviews portfolio manager Evan Walker.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

hotel-room-bed-accommodation-tourism-travel-vacation-leisure-break-sleep-123rf

Tourism sector explores legal options after govt gazettes redrafted travel rules

13 July 2020 7:29 PM

Cogta Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma gazetted updated regulations on Sunday removing any ambiguity around overnight leisure travel.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Quantitative easing printing money 123rfbusiness 123rf

Why South Africa – much like Zimbabwe - can’t print money to pay for Covid-19

13 July 2020 7:10 PM

Why "quantitative easing" can’t work in South Africa, according to Nazmeera Moola (Head of SA Investments at Ninety One).

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

Red wine white woman female funny reaction 123rf 123rflifestyle

'Few restaurants will now survive without selling alcohol. We were blindsided'

13 July 2020 6:33 PM

Bruce Whitfield interviews reps from the Restaurant Association Of SA, Business Unity SA and the National Liquor Traders Council.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward

restaurant-interior-table-fine-dining-wine-glass-cutlery-booking-food-meal-123rf

Curfew and booze ban a double whammy that will sink dozens of restaurants - Rasa

13 July 2020 4:06 PM

Wendy Alberts, the CEO of Rasa, says Sunday's announcement was a blow in the dark that will force dozens of restaurants to close.

Share this:
Read More arrow_forward