Screen Shot 2020-04-11 at 07.38.56The call is now clear: every South African should wear a mask.

And, said health minister Dr Zweli Mkhize on Friday, they can be homemade, made of cloth or even just a carefully folded handkerchief.

“Wearing masks is important,” he said. “We want to recommend widespread use of masks. We are recommending that people can use cloth masks, just make sure there’s a three-layer kind of thing.”…..more

Covid-19: Everyone in SA should wear a cloth mask in public, says Health Minister Zweli Mkhize

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