The fight to prepare: Will SA's hospitals be ready for the worst of Covid-19?

It's week 14 of South Africa’s national lockdown, and it is crystal clear that preparations of the most morbid sort are underway. From the development of field hospitals to the creations of added burial capacity, there is a mad dash underway in SA's health sector.

The questions the country face is: have we done enough, and are we ready for what comes next?

In today’s episode, we consider those very questions.

This short podcast series follows Sunday Times reporter Alex Patrick and senior reporter Graeme Hosken as they track, record and reflect on the real events and people that make up SA’s biggest Covid-19 news stories.