WATCH: Govt update on SA lockdown intervention

South Africa is on its day two of the nationwide lockdown.

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JOHANNESBURG - The COVID-19 National Command Council (NCC) provided updates on the status of the 21 days lockdown in South Africa.

South Africa is on its day two of the nationwide lockdown.

Police Minister Bheki Cele has thanked South Africans who reported those not adhering to the lockdown curfew.

Up to 55 people were arrested nationally.

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in South Africa has risen to 1170.

READ: First coronavirus death confirmed in SA

The virus has killed one person in the Western Cape.

South Africans have been warned not to taunt or test soldiers deployed to enforce the 21-day lockdown.

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eNCA