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SOUTH AFRICA: Covid-19 resurgence

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On Monday evening, 14 December, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced additional Covid-19 measures to stem the tide of a ‘second wave’ in South Africa. These are urgently required after Health Minister Zweli Mkhize stated last week that South Africa had officially entered the second wave of the pandemic. Infection trends have risen sharply in four provinces – the Western Cape, Eastern Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and Gauteng, and traditional travel between provinces over the holiday period risks worsening the outlook. Nevertheless, the government has eschewed a return to harsher restrictions, not
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