SA stays on UK red list

eNCA London correspondent Olly Barratt spoke with Sally Burdett. Courtesy of #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - South Africa remains on the UK's travel red list of countries.

The country revised the list on Friday, removing eight countries, including Egypt and Kenya.

READ: COVID-19 | SA tourism seeing red over UK travel list 

Despite hopes, South Africa did not make the cut.

In recent weeks, International Relations and Cooperation Minister Naledi Pandor held talks with her UK counterpart to try and get South Africa removed from the list.

Travel restrictions on travellers from South Africa have also severely impacted trade and tourism between the two countries.


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