As the coronavirus cases continue to rise, Gauteng has seen another record high of daily cases, with more than 4000 new infections recorded overnight.
Gauteng MEC for Infrastructure Development Tasneem Motara has tested positive for the coronavirus. Motara received her results on Friday after testing on Wednesday.
Gauteng Premier David Makhura says he is consulting about introducing a hard localised lockdown in the province.
Stricter regulations are needed in Gauteng in order to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the province. This is according to Gauteng Premier David Makhura who has given an update on the state of the pandemic in the province on Thursday.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) has called on Gauteng Premier, David Makhura to intervene over allegations of under spending by the province’s Department of Social Development.