President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation at 8 pm this evening on developments in relation to the country’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The address follows meetings in recent days of the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC), the President’s Coordinating Council (PCC), and Cabinet.
On Sunday 10 January 2020, the President hosted a virtual engagement between government and interfaith leaders on the Covid-19 Risk-Adjusted Strategy.
According to the BusinessTech, two sources who asked to remain anonymous said, Cooperative Governance Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Police Minister Bheki Cele have recommended the country move to virus alert level 4 for 30 days.
While other officials concerned about the impact of harsher restrictions on the economy have called for the relaxation of measures including the ban on alcohol sales and the closing of the nation’s beaches.
PRESIDENT RAMAPHOSA TO ADDRESS THE NATION ON DEVELOPMENTS IN SA’S COVID-19 RESPONSE
President @CyrilRamaphosa will address the nation at 20h00 today, Monday 11 January 2021, on developments in relation to the country’s response to the Coronavirus pandemic.
— Presidency | South Africa 🇿🇦 (@PresidencyZA) January 11, 2021