The story: The President’s Coordinating Council has heard proposals to scrap the wearing of masks outdoors and allow sports stadiums to accommodate bigger crowds.
The details: On Tuesday morning, President Cyril Ramaphosa met with Premiers and the mayors of all major cities to devise a strategy in the country’s fight against the Covid-19 pandemic.
What we know: Impeccable sources have told News24 proposals were heard for outdoor mask-wearing be dropped. Mask would still apply when in an indoor public space. The facility or building would need to be well-ventilated.