As government prepares to ease the nationwide lockdown to Level 3, Johannesburg Mayor Geoff Makhubo is warning the city isn't ready. The mayor is worried about the virus now spreading in densely populated townships. #Day50ofLockdown
JOHANNESBURG - As the government prepares to ease the nationwide lockdown to Level 3, Johannesburg Mayor Geoff Makhubo has warned the city is not ready to ease restrictions.
74 percent of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Gauteng have recovered, 24 percent of cases are active while 1.1 percent of cases have been fatal.
Gauteng has performed 33 percent of all the tests conducted in the country.
On Thursday, Gauteng premier David Makhura said while Johannesburg remains the epicentre of infections in Gauteng, townships are now a concern.
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