President Ramaphosa's Tuesday schedule hints at imminent Covid 'family meeting'
Since publishing this article, the Presidency has confirmed there will be another "family meeting" tonight (Tuesday) at 8:00 PM.
President Cyril Ramaphosa is meeting the National Coronavirus Command Council, the Premiers, and his Cabinet on Tuesday.
With Covid-19 infections rising and hospitals (especially in Gauteng) filling up, another dreaded “family meeting” is on the cards
President Cyril Ramaphosa is chairing a meeting of the National Coronavirus Command Council on Tuesday.
Ramaphosa will then meet with the Premiers followed by a meeting with his Cabinet.
The country is in the grips of a third wave of Covid-19 infections – with vaccination levels too low to start making a difference.
It seems another dreaded “family meeting” is imminent.
South Africa recorded 5548 new cases of Covid-19 and 114 deaths on Monday.
About 481 000 people (0.8% of the population) have been fully vaccinated (by 9 June).
Mandy Wiener interviewed Eyewitness news Parliamentary Correspondent Babalo Ndenze (scroll up to listen).
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