As the government prepares to ease the nationwide lockdown to Level 3, Johannesburg Mayor Geoff Makhubo has warned the city is not ready to ease restrictions. The City of Johannesburg presented a COVID-19 response plan to Parliament’s Co-operative Governance committee.
74 per cent of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Gauteng have recovered, 24 per cent of cases are active while 1.1 per cent of cases have been fatal. Gauteng has performed 33 percent of all the tests conducted in the country.
On Thursday, Gauteng premier David Makhura said while Johannesburg remains the epicentre of infections in Gauteng, townships are now a concern. Coronavirus Hotline Number: 0800 029 999 from 8 am to 4 pm, Monday to Friday Help protect your loved ones by sharing this official South African government COVID-19 service with your family, friends and community.
— GautengGov (@GautengProvince) May 14, 2020
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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.
Just concluded a meeting with Political Parties represented in the Legislature, which we do once a week. All party leaders are happy with the work being done in Gauteng on COVID-19 to flatten the curve. Together, we’re paving the way to go to Level 3 in a safe manner. 🙏🏾🙏🏾🙏🏾GP
— David Makhura (@David_Makhura) May 15, 2020
In other news – More shocking reports on Bobo’s killing – He was dumped in a SAPS blue bag, senior Police Officer received R50 000 bribe
According to unverified reports circulating on Facebook, Bobo Andile Mchunu was dumped in a SAPS blue bag, a senior police officer received R50 000 bribe from one of the accused mothers.
Andile Bobo Mchunu’s murder case continues to open a can of worms. The 16-year-old Andile also known as Bobo was allegedly murdered for stealing alcohol and money at Magagula Lodge in Tongaat. Read more