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Zwelinzima Vavi discharged from hospital after COVID-19 treatment

South African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) General-Secretary Zwelinzima Vavi will test for coronavirus on Monday again after being treated for the virus and discharged from hospital.

In a tweet, Vavi thanked supporters for their solidarity after he tested positive for COVID-19 earlier in March and was admitted to hospital. He says his wife and child do not have any symptoms.

Zwelinzima Vavi

 

Reports say although an initial test had come back negative, the trade union leader had a second test, which came back positive.


Vavi is one of at least six prominent South Africans who have contracted the virus, including ACDP leader Kenneth Meshoe, Netball South Africa’s Cecilia Molokwane and Springbok legend Danie Gerber.

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Source: townpress

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