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COVID-19: King’s Cabinet out of self-isolation after results came negative.

Thursday, 9th July, 2020

MBABANE: King Mswati’s Cabinet members has resumed duties less than a week after they went into isolation following reports and confirmation by government that Public Works Minister Chief Ndlaluhlaza tested positive.

This was confirmed by Sabelo Dlamini, the Acting Government Spokesperson through a press statement released on Wednesday afternoon.

“Government wishes to advice that coronavirus results of all Cabinet members tested this week are negative. As a result, they are now expected back to their work stations,”said the Acting Government Spokesperson 

On or around 04 July 2020, the Acting Government Spokesperson released a press statement informing the Nation that the Public Works Minister has tested positive. 

“Government wishes to advise that a Cabinet Minister has tested positive to coronavirus. The Minister of Public Works and Transport Chief Ndlaluhlaza Ndwandwe tested positive after a routine testing session conducted for all Members of Cabinet. As a result, he is in isolation and being managed by doctors. The Ministry of Health is working with him for contact tracing. All other Cabinet Members tested negative from the routine tests conducted on Tuesday 30 June 2020” read the statement in part.


COVID-19: King’s Cabinet out of self-isolation after results came negative.
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