He is addressing the nation on Tuesday night following a meeting of the National Coronavirus Command Council, the President’s Coordinating Council and Cabinet.“I fully understand that you are concerned about constraints that restrict your freedom to travel, to gather, to socialise, to worship and, in some instances, even to earn a living."
He said government continuously aimed to prevent the spread of the virus while safeguarding the economy."In view of the rising infections, we have therefore decided to move the country to alert level 3. This will take effect later this evening once the regulations have been gazzetted. It remains mandatory for every person to wear a face mask that always covers their nose and mouth at all times when in public spaces. It is a criminal offence not to do so."
WATCH:Gauteng, Free State, Northern Cape and the Western Cape are in the third wave, the president said.“The proportion of COVID tests that are positive – the so-called positivity rate – is continuing to rise in Gauteng, Limpopo, Western Cape, Free State and KwaZulu-Natal. Of these, Gauteng has been the worst hit.” headtopics.com
The sale of alcohol for off-site consumption has also been adjusted and is now permitted between 10 am and 6 pm from Monday to Thursday."Alcohol sales for on-site consumption will be permitted as per licence conditions up to 9 pm. Alcohol consumption in all public spaces, such as beaches and parks, is strictly prohibited. Non-essential establishments like restaurants, bars and fitness centres will need to close by 9 pm to allow their employees and patrons to travel home before the start of the curfew," the president added.
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Looks like coronavirus is only in SA. Look at Europe in the euro soccer competition...back to life as normal for them.
SA moves to stricter lockdown level 3, booze allowed & curfew starts at 10pm | CitypressSouth Africa moves to level 3 lockdown from adjusted level 2. This is due to the exponential rise in Covid-19 cases and deaths that has plunged the nation into a third wave of infections. Follow back?🙂 Not much of a difference 'This pandemic will pass...but it's up to us to determine how long it will last and it is through our behavior that the virus spread'
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Back to basics: SA goes back to lockdown level 3Alcohol sales will only be permitted between 10am and 6pm from Monday to Thursday. On-site alcohol consumption is permitted until 9pm.
Booze sales restricted, curfew tightened and size of gatherings reduced: SA moved to lockdown level 3President Cyril Ramaphosa on Tuesday moved the country to lockdown level 3 amid a surge of Covid-19 cases, particularly in Gauteng. But we can stil buy Savanna right? Having been on my toilet I was checking the release and yhoo I thought He is addressing the nation …….. Im embarrassed to ask in this way but I don't have a choice guys, we don't have warm blankets, it gets very cold and sometimes we don't even have enough food coz I depend on doing small jobs for ppl everyday. I need help with food donation and blankets guys, please.
BREAKING NEWS: SA back to lockdown level 3, says RamaphosaPresident Cyril Ramaphosa says rising Covid-19 cases, particularly in Gauteng, are of major concern Good day hope you are doing well. I just want to ask for food assistance not asking for money it's been 2 days for me without eating anything and I'm afraid 😨 because no one is assisting me with anything. Please may God bless you and your family. 0815472978. Thank you. HajraOmarjee Cyril got instructions from his masters to close the country in his recent trip to Europe. As always
EFF lambastes Sahpra for ‘refusing’ to administer other vaccines in SA after J&J 'moemish'The EFF accused Sahpra of allegedly bowing to political pressure and influence. SAHPRA is controlled by a particular group whose interests r 2 prevnt any discussion about altrntiv jabs 2 thz contaminated US vaccines. Blunder after blunder they still hold us random bcz they promsd Johnson and Johnson tht they wud lobby for it to b the only jab used in SA Unfortunately scientists follow scientific data and not popular statements and politics!! We don’t bow down to populists rhetoric nonsense