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As coronavirus cases in South Africa continue to surge, calls for tighter localised restrictions grow louder. At the same time, a court case challenging the constitutionality of the Disaster Management Act, which has been used to enforce the nationwide lockdown, has the potential to deliver another debilitating judicial blow to government.
TODAY’S LATEST NEWS IN SOUTH AFRICA, Friday 26 JUNE
Will government’s district-based lockdown come into effect?