Seven staff members in the Office of the Executive Mayor have tested positive for Covid-19.
The seven confirmed cases include the following senior officials;
All staff in the Office of the Executive Mayor tested for the COVID-19 virus on 9 July.
The Executive Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni, Cllr Mzwandile Masina’s results returned negative.
As a precautionary measure, the office will be closed for decontamination and deep cleaning.
The Executive Mayor will be attending to all council business via virtual meeting platforms until further notice.
Source: Office of the Executive Mayor