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CoGTA Minister Announces Amendments to the COVID-19 Regulations

Following the address by the President and consultations with the Ministers responsible for the COVID interventions and the National Command Council (NCC), the Minister of COGTA, Dr Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, has gazetted further amendments to the Regulations on the COVID -19 lockdown.

These amendments will clarify and strengthen the application of the regulations relating to government’s measures to reduce the risk of infection and the rapid spread of the COVID-19 virus while maintaining the integrity of the enhanced level 3 regulations.

The members of the Inter-Ministerial Committee on COVID-19 will brief the media tomorrow on the amendments. The details of the media briefing will be announced shortly.

The regulations are available for download:


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