Last week I expressed fears over the eventuality of someone testing positive in one of our overcrowded neighbourhoods.

My major concern was that in the cheek-by-jowl conditions in which the majority of South Africans live, enforcing social distancing is a major challenge. As a result, the virus could spread quickly...

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