He added that the government would transfer anybody who tested positive for the coronavirus to a hospital or medical center.
He added that President Cyril Ramaphosa’s cabinet had also approved an extension of a national state of disaster for a further month until July 15.
He added that initially only a limited number of flights would operate, while all arrivals will be required to produce Covid-19 negative test results based on tests conducted within 10 days prior to arrival.
【H】【e】【 】【a】【d】【d】【e】【d】【 】【t】【h】【a】【t】【 】【i】【f】【 】【i】【n】【f】【e】【c】【t】【i】【o】【n】【 】【n】【u】【m】【b】【e】【r】【s】【 】【c】【o】【n】【t】【i】【n】【u】【e】【 】【t】【o】【 】【r】【i】【s】【e】【 】【s】【i】【g】【n】【i】【f】【i】【c】【a】【n】【t】【l】【y】【,】【 】【“】【w】【e】【 】【d】【o】【 】【n】【o】【t】【 】【r】【u】【l】【e】【 】【o】【u】【t】【 】【t】【h】【a】【t】【 】【r】【e】【s】【t】【r】【i】【c】【t】【i】【o】【n】【s】【 】【w】【i】【l】【l】【 】【c】【o】【m】【e】【 】【i】【n】【t】【o】【 】【f】【o】【r】【c】【e】【 】【e】【a】【r】【l】【i】【e】【r】【,】【”】【 】【h】【e】【 】【w】【a】【s】【 】【q】【u】【o】【t】【e】【d】【 】【a】【s】【 】【s】【a】【y】【i】【n】【g】【,】【 】【w】【i】【t】【h】【o】【u】【t】【 】【s】【p】【e】【c】【i】【f】【y】【i】【n】【g】【 】【w】【h】【i】【c】【h】【 】【r】【u】【l】【e】【s】【 】【h】【e】【 】【w】【a】【s】【 】【r】【e】【f】【e】【r】【r】【i】【n】【g】【 】【t】【o】【.】
He did not spell out in his brief televised speech on Monday what form the new power structure would take and the wider political ramifications were not immediately clear.