Covid-19: SA to experience a 'less severe' second wave of the pandemic, says top scientist

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Professor Shabir Madhi.
Professor Shabir Madhi.
Wits University

South Africa can expect a less severe second wave of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to top scientist Professor Shabir Madhi.

"We are very much on the downward trajectory from the first wave of the pandemic.

"[The] second wave would be less severe than the first wave because a large percentage of people have developed some level of immunity," he said on Friday.

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