South Africa's Schools to Close - Again

"We have taken a deliberately cautious approach to keep schools closed during a period when the country is expected to experience its greatest increase in infections," President Cyril Ramaphosa said during his address to the nation.

Following the announcement by President Cyril Ramaphosa regarding a break in the school calendar, this is a summary breakdown of the four-week break.

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa visits Cyril Clarke Secondary School in Mpumalanga to monitor progress made in managing the impact and spread of the novel coronavirus in schools.

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