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David Makhura declares West Rand a COVID-19 hotspot

27 May 2020 4:22 PM

Eyewitness News reporter Kgomotso Modise gives details on the premier's visit to Sibanye-Stillwater.

Gauteng Premier David Makhura visited Sibanye-Stillwater on Wednesday and he says the West Rand has now been identified as a hotspot for COVID-19.

Sibanye-Stillwater has had elevn COVID-19 cases at various operations, including some on the West Rand and some in the Free State.

Eyewitness News reporter Kgomotso Modise has more.

RELATED: Nearly 200 COVID-19 cases reported at AngloGold Ashanti mine near Carletonville

The premier said he is concerned about the infections at the mines but he is most concerned about the West Rand and he pronounced it as a hotspot.

Kgomotso Modise, Reporter - Eyewitness News

More systems will be put in place to assist those who live around here.

Kgomotso Modise, Reporter - Eyewitness News

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