Mkhize 'satisfied' with KZN COVID-19 readiness

File: Health Minister Zweli Mkhize.

File: Health Minister Zweli Mkhize.


AMAJUBA - Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says he’s satisfied with KwaZulu-Natal’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19.

He’s maintained that the province should brace itself for a surge of infections in the next few weeks.

The minister is on a two-day visit to assess the province’s state of readiness.

READ: Mkhize: SA approaching COVID-19 peak

The district has the third-highest number of reported COVID-19 cases in KZN.

Mkhize will also be meeting traditional leaders to enlist their help to raise awareness about COVID-19 in communities.

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