North West Premier, Prof Tebogo Job Mokgoro, has taken note of the statement by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Cabinet’s decisions on declaring COVID-19 a national disaster on Sunday, 15 March 2020.

The Premier has therefore called an urgent Special Executive Council meeting to discuss and agree on safety measures for all employees and members of the public accessing Provincial Government buildings; in line with the President’s announcement and instructions.

The meeting will be held on Tuesday, 17 March 2020 in Mahikeng.

An announcement on roll out of the Provincial Implementation Plan will be made after this urgent Special Executive Council meeting.