Lockdown: Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams apologises to SA

President Cyril Ramaphosa has placed Communications Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, on two months special leave. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Communications Minister, Stella Ndabeni-Abrahams, has apologised to South Africans for breaking the lockdown regulations.

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The minister violated the lockdown regulations by having lunch at former Deputy Minister, Mduduzi Manana's home.

President Cyril Ramaphosa censured the minister, placing her on two months special leave, and ordering her to apologise.

He also says the law must now take its course.

Minister in the Presidency, Jackson Mthembu, will act in Minister Ndabeni-Abrahams’ position.

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