Covid-19 infections in the North West province are 22. All three new cases for Covid19 announced by Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize for North West Province are in Madibeng Local Municipality. Two cases are in Hartbeespoort and the other case is in Brits, taking the number of confirmed cases in Bojanala District to 14. Rustenburg is having nine infections, Klerksdorp four, Potchestroom one, Mahikeng two and Bloemhof one.

Now the North West Provincial Government plans to intensify Covid-19 screening and testing in Tlhabane and Geelhoutpark

MEC Madoda Sambatha together with Deputy Minister in the Presidency Thembi Siweya will support Rustenburg Health Sub District’s Covid-19 field workers for mass screening, testing and contact tracing on Wednesday, 15 April 2020.

Program for the day is scheduled as follows:

11h20: Mass screening in Tlhabane

12h20: Mass screening in Geelhoutpark

14h00: Screening in Yizo Yizo