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OPINION | Hard lockdown will be resisted strongly

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Yves Vanderhaeghen
Yves Vanderhaeghen


Premier Sihle Zikalala has warned that a stricter lockdown looms because as far as most people are concerned, Covid-19 is so yesterday. The number of infections is going up again, masks are coming down and people aren’t keeping their distance. “If there is no urgent and drastic change in behaviour,” Zikalala warned, then a hard lockdown will be unavoidable.

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