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PRETORIA - President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation at 8 pm on Saturday evening to brief South Africa on the strategy to manage the spread of COVID-19.
The President’s address follows a meeting earlier this week of the National Coronavirus Command Council and meetings on Saturday of the President’s Coordinating Council and Cabinet.
It has been five months since the coronavirus pandemic was declared a national disaster.
The first expiry date was 15 June and since then it's been extended every month as required by law.
PRESIDENT TO ADDRESS THE NATION ON SATURDAY 15 AUGUST 2020— Presidency | South Africa 🇿🇦 (@PresidencyZA) August 15, 2020
President @CyrilRamaphosa will address the nation at 20h00 this evening on developments in South Africa’s risk-adjusted strategy to manage the spread of COVID-19. #StaySafe pic.twitter.com/PztxvlkM73