President Cyril Ramaphosa is addressing the nation on developments in the country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The President’s address follows a meeting of the National Coronavirus Command Council, the President’s Coordinating Council, and Cabinet.

South Africa is currently rolling out the national COVID-19 vaccination programme and the government and social partners are continuously monitoring infection, treatment, and patient recovery rates, as well as compliance with health regulations and other prevention measures.

President Ramaphosa’s address: