The Western Cape Head of Health, Dr Keith Cloete says it is especially people in affluent neighborhoods of the Mother City who have contracted Covid-19 over the past 2 weeks.
Cloete says this has led to the significant increase in infections in the Cape Town Metro.
Cloete says the province is now on the verge of its third wave of Covid-19, with another significant increase in infections expected this week.
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- The Western Cape officially on the brink of third Covid-19 wave.
- The Western Cape could vaccinate up to 120-thousand people per week.
— Premier Alan Winde (@alanwinde) June 3, 2021