SA’s total Covid-19 tally rises to 709

25 Mar 2020

According to health minister, Zweli Mkhize, it will take time for the 21-day national lockdown to have an effect and reduce the spread of the disease in South Africa.

Mkhize issued a stern warning to healthcare workers about their legal obligations to record all the details of patients who get tested for Covid-19, saying that information was vital for tracing contacts and managing the outbreak.