'Did we just dig like 952,000 too many graves?': Mzansi reacts to those Covid graves
First there was panic.
Gauteng health MEC Bandile Masuku said on Wednesday the province was preparing grave sites for potential mass burials as Covid cases spike.
1.5 million grave sites to be exact.
Mzansi was shooketh.
Then there was confusion.
The City of Joburg said provision for 1.4 million graves for any deaths had been made available.
The Gauteng health department also U-turned saying “over a million graves refers to the collective capacity municipalities can take”.
The, er, error and panic didn't slip past unnoticed.