While we wait for the President’s address…
Here are some must-read stories of the day:
Saw that WhatsApp message from Professor Andrew Nicol about the outcomes of a discussion about Covid-19? It’s a fake. Nicol sets the record straight with Health24.
Asset managers have called for an end to the lockdown. In particular, PSG – which owns Capitec, Curro and private higher education group Stadio, said South Africa cannot afford to remain in lockdown. The group has written a letter to the government about their concerns.
Business Insider reports that cigarette and alcohol makers will get a three-month tax break to make up for losses incurred during the lockdown.