It's been 100 days since Covid-19 arrived in SA. Here's what has happened since then

Since ‘Patient Zero’ was diagnosed in SA in early March, Covid-19 has grown from a distant threat to a looming monster knocking on every community door. Tanya Farber traces the progress of the virus in three terrible months

14 June 2020 - 00:00
By tanya farber

The pandemic arrives in SA. Leap year day, February 29 2020: a South African man in his late 30s from Hilton in the KwaZulu-Natal midlands boards an aircraft in Italy.

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