4.4.2020 04:40 pm
He received his diagnosis on Thursday morning after insisting on multiple tests when his mild flu-like symptoms would not go away.
After general secretary of the South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) Zwelinzima Vavi tested positive for Covid-19 this week he has been documenting his journey towards recovery on social media.
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The 28-year-old doctor was the first confirmed case in the province after his return from Europe.
Noting the apparent interest of the public in the status of Deputy President David Mabuza, the SANDF and the Office of the Deputy President announced that he had tested negative for Covid-19.
In one of his most extensive updates to date, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize on Friday night in a statement confirmed that the country had thus far recorded 1,170 confirmed cases of Covid-19.
The minister has tested negative for Covid-19 since returning from a trip to the Republic of Congo two weeks ago, which was attended by a colleague who later tested positive.
The news was streamed live to the residents of the Ballito estate on Wednesday night to address concerns and questions around Covid-19.
When Go George depots were inspected, drivers wore masks and gloves and buses were sanitised, but the next day, it was business as usual, said George Herald intern Anesipho Gala.
There are currently two vaccines that have entered human trials, but they could be more than a year away from deployment.