SA lockdown: SANBS concerned over blood shortage

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SA lockdown: SANBS concerned over blood shortage #SouthAfricaLockdown #COVID-19

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25.3.2020

SA lockdown: SANBS concerned over blood shortage SouthAfricaLockdown COVID -19

South Africa will go on a 21-day lockdown on Thursday midnight following the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.

Wednesday 25 March 2020 - 4:15am South Africa's three-week lockdown starts Thursday at midnight.Courtesy JOHANNESBURG - The South African National Blood Service has expressed concern that their supplies may run low as South Africa enters a three-week lockdown, starting Thursday at midnight. COVID-19: Nationwide lockdown from Thursday midnight SANBS Chief Marketing Officer Silungile Mlambo says a lockdown means a decline of the blood stocks. "Since the announcement was made by the president we have already seen a decline in the blood stocks," Mlambo said. "We are encouraged that the South African National Blood Service is considered an essential service which means citizens will be allowed to leave their homes to donate blood." SA will go on a 21-day lockdown following the spread of the The lockdown was announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday as a measure to combat the spread of COVID-19. READ Read more: eNCA

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That's not good. How do I donate without being infected? Jesus, take the wheel. they should do door to door collection theSANBS SANBSECR Hopefully with people staying at home, there won’t be so much carnage on the roads & with alcohol restrictions hopefully less trauma cases & hence less need 🙏 Oh no

Are we allowed to donate if not tested for Covid19? Weeeee!

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