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COVID-19 – Repatriation flight leaves SA for Brazil

LATAM flight

The first repatriation flight departed from O. R. Tambo’s International Airport bound for Brazil on Wednesday. A statement says a total of 321 passengers boarded the LATAM flight for Sao Paulo, Brazil.

eNCA has learnt that there were no major challenges in making the necessary operational arrangements for the LATAM flight.

LATAM flight

The LATAM aircraft is believed to have carried an additional 16 crew members so that it could do a crew change at the airport.

In other news – Khama Billiat is the 3rd most valuable football player in Africa

Khama Billiat is the 3rd most valuable football player in Africa. With Billiat said to be one of the highest earners in the South African Absa Premiership, with seven titles to his name, it comes as no surprise to see the former Sundowns man listed with the continent’s finest.

Khama Billiat

Kaizer Chiefs forward Khama Billiat and two Mamelodi Sundowns stars have been listed among the most valuable 11 based footballers in Africa. The Zimbabwe international may have struggled with injuries during the 2019/20 season but is still regarded as one of the most potent attackers in Africa. According to Transfermarkt, the Amakhosi star is the third-highest valued player at €1.9 million (R37m) on the continent. Read more

Source: eNCA