The Presidency confirmed in statement that the address is scheduled to start at 7pm tonight.
President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: GCIS.
JOHANNESBURG – President Cyril Ramaphosa will address South Africans on Wednesday night on developments in the country’s response to the coronavirus pandemic.
The Presidency confirmed in a statement that the address is scheduled to start at 7pm tonight.
Ramaphosa met with the National Coronavirus Command Council on Monday where it is believed that a further relaxation of lockdown was discussed.
Last week, the president told the SA National Editors’ Forum (Sanef) that government was considering a further relaxation of some of the lockdown regulations, which means the country could go to level one.
President @CyrilRamaphosa will address the nation at 19:00 today, Wednesday, 16 September 2020, on developments in South Africa’s risk-adjusted response to the COVID-19 pandemic. https://t.co/WDexthK6hb
— Presidency | South Africa
(@PresidencyZA) September 16, 2020