South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a national state of disaster in South Africa in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

View the president’s full statement.

There is a lot of information (and misinformation) online and it can be confusing and scary. The Western Cape Government has compiled a list of frequently asked COVID-19 questions.

Read them below or click on the link for information about the virus and what to do if you have it.

Frequently Asked Questions