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Johannesburg is COVID-19 epicentre with more than 400 confirmed cases

9 April 2020 4:06 PM
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Eyewitness News reporter Thando Kubheka gives an update from Premier David Makhura's briefing on coronavirus.

Gauteng Premier David Makhura announced on Thursday that 90% of people that they were tracking have now been located and tested.

Speaking at the Gauteng command council, Makhura says province remains the epicentre of the virus in the country with 782 infections.

Eyewitness News reporter Thando Kubheka has more.

Johannesburg is the epicentre for the province with over 400 confirmed cases, followed by Ekurhuleni.

Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News

He has also expressed sadness that the province has lost three people to COVID-19.

Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News

He also put a lot of emphasis on the province increasing its screening capacity.

Thando Kubheka, Reporter - Eyewitness News

Listen to the full interview below...


9 April 2020 4:06 PM
Tags:
Ekurhuleni
Johannesburg
Gauteng
#Covid19
#Covid19Jams
Covid-19 deaths
covid 19 lockdowns
#Covid19SA

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