Johannesburg – Minister of Mineral Resource Gwede Mantashe and his wife Nolwandle are currently in isolation after they both tested positive for Covid-19.
However, Mantashe will continue to work from home during his 14-day isolation period.
The minister received his test results on Tuesday, and officials in his office are now also undergoing tests.
“We wish them well in the same way we would like to wish all South Africans who have contracted this disease. He is in self-isolation at his home,” said Minister in the Presidency Jackson Mthembu.