Journalist protection while covering covid-19

The South African National Editors' Forum, SANEF, has called on all media organisations to make sure their staff have the relevant protective gear as the country battles to contain the spread of the coronavirus. A journalist at the SABC's Kimberly office in the Northern Cape tested positive for the COVID19 infection. SANEF says journalists and media workers are among the essential staff listed on government's lock down regulations and must be cautious when out reporting....