Africa Rise and Shine

* South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says the whole country will move to Alert Level Three from next Monday. The president says this will allow for the further opening of the economy while government continues to contain the spread of the Coronavirus.

* Zimbabweans are pondering on the possible loss of tradition and cultural values and norms owing to the COVID-19 health requirements. While today the continent is commemorating Africa Day, which came into being following the formation of the Organisation of the African Unity, OAU and later African Union, AU, the world is changing owing to the pandemic.

* The future of Medical Aid Schemes in South Africa post the COVID-19 pandemic hangs in the balance