File: Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane.
JOHANNESBURG - Eastern Cape Premier, Oscar Mabuyane, has tested positive for COVID-19.
Mabuyane had flu-like symptoms when he tested.
He is now urging people who have been in contact with him over the past week, and have flu-symptoms, to get tested.
The premier is continuing his duties from home.
Last night, President Cyril Ramaphosa expressed concern at the apparent resurgence of COVID-19 in the Eastern Cape.
Ramaphosa is warning South Africans to remain vigilant to avoid a second-wave of infections.