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I had a lingering flu since Friday - Zwelinzima Vavi tests positive for Covid-19

2 April 2020 3:17 PM
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Trade union activist Zwelinzima Vavi took to Twitter on Thursday to confirm that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

Vavi received his diagnosis on Thursday morning after undergoing multiple test following a persistent flu.

The South African Federation of Trade Unions' (Saftu) general secretary went to test for the coronavirus at the weekend but was told his temperature did not raise any concern.

Vavi is now in isolation. His children, wife and other family members will undergo testing.

It's unclear at this stage where he contracted the virus.


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