Jogging, walking your dog allowed during lockdown

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says South Africans will be able to go for a run or walk their dogs during the Coronavirus lockdown. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says South Africans will be able to go for a run or walk their dogs during the COVID-19 lockdown.

The country is gearing up for spending 21 days at home from Friday.

READ: COVID-19 cases in SA climb to 709

You'll only be allowed to leave your home under exceptional circumstances, like buying food.

Mkhize says you will, however, be allowed to get out for some fresh air.

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eNCA