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Using sewage to test for COVID-19

THE major risk arising from Covid-19 is the fact that people can be infected but show no symptoms. It is these asymptomatic carriers that are the vectors accelerating infection in society....

Crane with Telescopic Boom under test; Condra Cranes

Telescopic cranes from Condra will soon be helping a South African chemicals company to produce alcohol in very large volumes for hand sanitiser to combat the spread of Covid-19. Recently tested and...

Coronavirus update: Cat tests positive in Hong Kong

A pet cat has tested positive for the coronavirus in Hong Kong after its owner was confirmed positive too. Hong Kong’s Agricultural and Fisheries department said the animal has not shown any...

Drivers to get free vehicle checks before festive season

Motorist who want to check their vehicles before hitting the road this holiday are in luck as The City of Cape Town’s Traffic Service is throwing open the doors, offering checks...

New weed test to be used at roadblocks

A new quick-result saliva test could soon be utilised by traffic police and employers to confirm whether drivers or employees are high. The landmark decision to decriminalisation marijuana in South Africa last...


Roman Rock Lighthouse celebrates 159 years of service

The Roman Rock Lighthouse celebrated 159 years of service during Heritage Month. The lighthouse – the fifth oldest in South Africa, and the only...