WC Premier Alan Winde diagnosed with COVID-19

WC Premier Alan Winde diagnosed with COVID-19

Western Cape Premier, Alan Winde has been diagnosed with COVID-19.

Alan Winde covid-19

He shared the news via a video message on Twitter on Wednesday afternoon. 

"I experienced some flu-like symptoms over the weekend. I isolated myself, went for a test on Monday. I have just received the results - it being positive.

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"I will now be isolating myself for the further 14 days, as is required. 

"I am a type 2 Diabetic, which means that I must also be extra vigilant and that's the message that we send to everybody. When you have comorbidity please you must be extra vigilant during this time," says Winde. 

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