President Ramaphosa to address the nation about Covid on Sunday
President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation at 8pm on Sunday on developments in the country’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
Ramaphosa’s address follows meetings of the National Coronavirus Command Council, the President’s Coordinating Council and Cabinet.
On Thursday, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) confirmed that a new Covid-19 variant known as B.1.1.529, or Omicron. had been detected in SA.
Several countries have since imposed a travel ban on the country due to the variant
Would you like to comment on this article or view other readers' comments? Register (it’s quick and free) or sign in now.
Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.