Article by: Emma Clayfield
Gauteng Premier David Makhura has announces that he has today; Friday 10 July 2020 received the news that he has tested positive for Covid-19.
Makhura confirmed that he tested after experiencing some mild symptoms on Thursday 09 July 2020 and his results came back this afternoon, confirming that he had indeed tested positive for Covid-19.
Today, Friday 10 July 2020, I received my test results confirming that I have tested positive for COVID-19.— David Makhura (@David_Makhura) July 10, 2020
I am now in self-isolation, in line with the WHO protocols and will work from home over the next 14 days whilst monitoring my health. pic.twitter.com/GPYgoZvzt9
Makhura who is only experiencing mild symptoms has gone into self isolation in with the World Health Organisations Protocols and will be working from home for the next 14 days.
I am sending my wishes for a speedy recovery to Premiers David Makhura of Gauteng and Job Mokgoro of North West province. 🙏🏼— Premier Alan Winde (@alanwinde) July 10, 2020
I hope you are both safe and well during this time. @David_Makhura @NWPGOV @GautengProvince pic.twitter.com/I139EMAwjo
David Makhura is amongst a few government officials who have announced that they tested positive for Covid-19
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