Matthew Savides Night news editor

Matthew is a multiple award-winning journalist who has worked as a reporter and news editor at the Sunday Times and TimesLIVE. He has a passion for environmental reporting. He is the night news editor at TimesLIVE.

Matthew Savides Night news editor
Too early to celebrate, but Covid cases 'may be starting to decline': Mkhize

For the first time in a number of weeks, health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize shared some good news in the country's fight against the second wave of ...

Matthew Savides Night news editor
Want to win friends in SA? Tweet about Percy Tau being the best player

When Ryan Adsett woke up 10 days ago in thee West Sussex, England, he could never have imagined what the day had in store.

Matthew Savides Night news editor
With 712 new deaths, SA has recorded 2,273 Covid-19 fatalities in 3 days

South Africa has recorded its three most deadly Covid-19 days on consecutive days this week, as the number of confirmed fatalities climbed on ...

Matthew Savides Night news editor
Mother lays charges after hospital's 'assault and neglect of her newborn'

A Johannesburg woman has opened assault and negligence charges after she was allegedly assaulted at a hospital in the city just hours before she gave ...

Matthew Savides Night news editor
ANCYL branch calls for arrests of its own members for peddling fake Covid cures

The ANC Youth League's Gauteng Crisis Committee is calling for the "immediate arrest" of their compatriots who had shared false coronavirus ...

Matthew Savides Night news editor
Alcohol ban remains as lockdown level 3 extended: Cyril Ramaphosa

The country will remain on lockdown level 3, President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Monday night.

Matthew Savides Night news editor
Deadliest Covid day in SA, with 840 deaths and 21,800 cases reported in 24 hours

Health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize announced that 844 deaths were recorded in the past 24 hours, along with 21,832 cases.

Matthew Savides Night news editor
'Some people are heartless': Senzo Meyiwa's tombstone vandalised

The tombstone of slain Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa has been vandalised.

Matthew Savides Night news editor
SA closes in on 1 million Covid-19 cases, with 14,700 recorded in 24 hours

SA is likely to hit one million confirmed Covid-19 cases this weekend, after more than 14,000 new cases were recorded in a 24-hour period for the ...

Matthew Savides Night news editor
Army hunting men behind Christmas Day massacre that left 7 dead in EC

The defence force has joined the hunt for a group of men responsible for a Christmas Day massacre that left seven dead in the Mt Ayllif area of the ...

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