Winde said that South Africa does not need a disaster declaration to manage Covid-19.
Premier Winde will petition the President to move the Western Cape down a level to Alert Level 2 as soon as possible.
Cape Premier Alan Winde joined the Oscar-Winning My Octopus Teacher crew in snorkeling and free diving in the Table Mountain National Park Marine Protected Area to mark World Oceans Week.
Active infectious cases in the province have increased by over 60%, from 3000 to 5000 in just under three weeks.
The Premier said he would make a final decision regarding Madikizela and his role in his cabinet once he has all the facts.
Premier Winde will be on leave from Wednesday March 10.
“…I will continue to stand up to the National Government against any restriction that is not effective or has remained in place for longer than is necessary.”
“This will make it more expensive to buy alcoholic beverages with higher alcohol percentages; an approach which evidence suggests can be effective in preventing binge drinking.”
“We have to get those kinds of jobs back that the government funds,”
“…Nexus analysed each members’ bank statements.”