The pandemic has caused great hardship. We all want to return to our normal lives.
The coronavirus crisis is worsening across the globe. Many countries are the midst of a second wave.
In South Africa, the infection rate is now below 2000 a day. New admissions have declined.
Ramaphosa had a meeting with CEOs of multi nationals and they commended the approach used by South Africa in handling the Coronavirus.
More than 20 000 South Africans have died of the Coronavirus.
The situation in the Eastern Cape needs attention. There are massive spikes in the Nelson Mandela Metro. The increases were triggered by universities, schools and public gatherings.
SA is now implementing a resurgence plan.
The National state of disaster has been extended to 15 December 2020.
The Christmas season pose an immediate threat and everyone needs to play their part.
Ramaphosa asked every South African to do what they know must be done. Wearing a mask is better than a return to lockdown.
Ramaphosa said we should avoid large gatherings which are a major source of Coronavirus.
We can also use Technology to fight the virus by downloading the Covid Alert App.
A vaccine will be produced here in a South Africa.