CORONAVIRUS DAILY DIGEST #86: Hard lockdown a ‘possibility’, Blitzboks denied World Sevens Series win and Khoisan protesters keep up sit-in despite lockdown

On Tuesday, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize warned that a ‘hard lockdown’ remains a possibility. He confirmed the suspension of the courier company responsible for the Covid-19 test samples found along the N2 highway this week. In sport, the Blitzboks learnt that the final stages of the World Rugby Sevens have been cancelled and they won’t have the chance to snatch the title. Meanwhile, Khoisan protesters remain camped outside of the Union Buildings despite lockdown....

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Published By: dailymaverick - Wednesday, 1 July