North West premier tests positive for Covid-19

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Job Mokgoro. Picture: Tebogo Letsie
Job Mokgoro. Picture: Tebogo Letsie

Following the passing of North West cooperative governance, human settlements and traditional affairs MEC Gordon Kegakilwe on Monday after contracting the Covid-19 coronavirus, Premier Job Mokgoro has also tested positive and is in self-isolation, joining public works MEC Saliva Molapisi.

Mokgoro’s spokesperson, Vuyi Ngesi, said in a statement on Tuesday that the premier took the Covid-19 test on Monday following the passing on of Kegakilwe.

The results confirmed that Mokgoro had contracted the virus.

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