CORONAVIRUS DAILY DIGEST #66: State of Disaster extended, Cabinet to appeal ruling on lockdown, and missing protective gear reappears

On Thursday, the Cabinet announced it would extend the State of Disaster by a month. It will also file an urgent appeal against a high court ruling that the lockdown Level 3 and 4 regulations are invalid. In KwaZulu-Natal, a large amount of missing personal protective equipment has reappeared. In Cape Town, the start of Level 3 has sparked gang violence. Meanwhile, hundreds of mental health professionals have volunteered to provide support to frontline healthcare workers....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Thursday, 4 June