#PODCAST: Flattening the curve - What can South Africa learn from China's lockdown

By Newsbreak Producer, Taresh Harreeparshad - China, where the coronavirus is said to have originated - is upbeat they are flattening the curve after a lockdown of almost two months. Last month China reported daily cases of 15,000 new infections. This has dropped to just over 20 cases daily. So much so that the Hubei Health Commission announced it would lift curbs on outgoing travellers. Wuhan, where the virus reared it's ugly head is expected to have travel restrictions lifted on April 8. So what can South Africa learn from Chinese residents about how to successfully handle lockdown from midnight? Chinese resident Krishen Persadh dishes the soup...