The mining industry is becoming SA’s new Covid-19 epicentre

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In its latest figures, the Mineral Council SA has revealed that the mining industry has recorded 572 Covid-19 cases. Picture: Nadine Hutton/Bloomberg News
In its latest figures, the Mineral Council SA has revealed that the mining industry has recorded 572 Covid-19 cases. Picture: Nadine Hutton/Bloomberg News

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About half of the total Covid-19 coronavirus cases in the North West, which has almost tripled its numbers in just a week, are in the mining industry. 

North West had recorded a total of 523 Covid-19 cases by Sunday, while the Minerals Council SA revealed that the mining industry in the province had 198 confirmed cases on Friday.

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