South Africa: New Policy Allows Schools to Close to Prevent Covid-19 O – AuthenticAfrican

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[Daily Maverick] The national Department of Education distributed a circular to all schools on Thursday to set out guidelines on Covid-19 to deal with possible community infections. It urged schools to prepare for the possibility of a community outbreak of the virus and for the possibility that they might have to suspend classes to allow children to be quarantined at home.