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COVID-19: Fikile Mbalula says SA airports are not closed

Transport minister Fikile Mbalula

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has rejected claims that SA airports have been closed. The minister says operations are continuing as usual. SAA has suspended all international flights until the end of May. The move is part of new measures to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Fikile Mbalula

Mbalula also says people need to stop moving around unnecessarily to curb the spread of the virus. There are now 202 confirmed cases in the country. President Cyril Ramaphosa issued an immediate travel ban on people from high-risk countries affected by the coronavirus.

South African citizens have also been advised to refrain from all forms of travel. Mbalula has already announced a total ban on cruise ships entering South African harbours.  Coronavirus Hotline Number: 0800 029 999 from 8 am to 4pm, Monday to Friday

Help protect your loved ones by sharing this official South African government COVID-19 service with your family, friends and community. Send HI to 0600 123 456 on WhatsApp.

The NICD has another Clinician Hotline to improve #COVID19 communication and support for healthcare providers. The Clinician Hotline is 0800 11 1131, operating 24 hrs. The Public Hotline is 0800 029 999 also operating 24hrs.

In other news – This romantic Picture of Oros Mampofu & his bae Bianca Carmichael is too cute

Oros Mampofu is a huge fan of his lady love, Bianca. The actor doesn’t mind showing the whole world how crazy he is about the mother of his child. Recently, he shared a loved-up snap that got fans right in the feels.

Oros Mampofu and bae Bianca

Oros Mampofu, local actor and the father of an adorable baby girl, is crazy in love with his gorgeous bae, Bianca Carmichael. Read more

Source: eNCA