#PODCAST: SAMA welcome the nationwide lockdown, say measures are in place to protect working doctors #coronavirus

By Newsbreak Producer Shanell Daniel - The South African Medical Association (SAMA) says they fully welcome a total 21-day lockdown of the country to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The association had previously called for government to implement a lockdown of the country to protect citizens and medical staff from the rapidly spread global virus. SAMA Chairperson Dr. Angelique Coetzee says while essential services during the lockdown include doctors - safety measures are in place to protect them from contracting the coronavirus...