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Cooperative Governance Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Minister of Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel will brief the media on Saturday.

JOHANNESBURG - Cooperative Governance Minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma and Minister of Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel briefed the media on Saturday.

In less than a week South Africa's nationwide lockdown will be eased as efforts to revive the economy will begin.

President Cyril Ramaphosa says some industries will return to work from the first of May.

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Dlamini-Zuma and Trade Patel held a joint press briefing to clarify the classification of industries.

The address is the official launch of the Risk Adjusted Strategy for public comment and consultation.

The national coronavirus alert level will be lowered from level five to level four from next Friday.