Coronavirus Disease 2019’, or COVID-19, which is caused by the Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2(SARS-CoV-2), has become a major threat to public health since the initial outbreak in China in December 2019. By20 February 2021, more than 110 million infections and 2.45 million deaths associated with COVID-19 had beenreported worldwide, with more than 1.5 […]

COVID-19 online resources

Here a few resources from the DBE and stakeholders that learners, teachers and parents can use during the lockdown. Online resources SABC Education virtual academy Previous examination question papers grade 10-12 National Assessments grade 1-9 Lockdown digital school DBE TV on channel 122 OVHD Radio Stations: Gauteng Radio Stations: KZN Radio Stations: Mpumalanga Western Cape […]


The novel corona virus has disrupted national and global programmes, it is not business as usual and a new way of thinking is required. The attached infographic offers a brief information about COVID-19. Credit: NICD

Corona Virus 2020

The World Health Organization (WHO) is working closely with global experts, governments and partners to rapidly expand scientific knowledge on this new virus, to track the spread and virulence of the virus, and to provide advice to countries and individuals on measures to protect health and prevent the spread of this outbreak.