Unused Personal Protective Equipment was found in a Pretoria river.
JOHANNESBURG - Unused Personal Protective Equipment was found in a Pretoria river on Sunday.
A video shows gloves and masks floating on the river that runs through the Irene Country Club.
Acting Gauteng Health MEC, Jacob Mamabolo, says a criminal case has been opened.
The country is already facing a shortage of protective gear meant to safeguard healthcare workers.
This evening we visited Irene County Club where PPE was discovered floating in the river. Criminal case have been opened and the police are investigating pic.twitter.com/r2CbBRPfaS— Jacob Mamabolo (@JacobMamaboloSA) August 2, 2020