COVID-19 in South African Wastewater a Warning for Continent?

A pilot project has found Covid-19 RNA signals in wastewater plants in Gauteng hotspots. Now it needs to be scaled up nationally as it could be a vital and cost-effective early warning system and could help track the waves of the transmission as the pandemic unfolds, writes Daily Maverick.


A community leader says there is one communal tap for 1,000 families in Siyahlala informal settlement.

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