Media Advisory

31 March 2020

Media Briefing to update Government’s Lockdown Intervention Measures on COVID-19

Ministers representing the COVID -19 National Command Council will update the nation on the status of the COVID 19 lockdown in South Africa.

Members of the media are invited to cover the media briefing as follows:

Date: Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Time: 14h00

Venue: Tshedimosetso House, GCIS Auditorium, 1035 Francis Baard Street, Hatfield in Pretoria


In heeding the call of prohibiting a gathering of more than a hundred (100) people, ONLY 50 media practitioners will be allowed to attend and cover the briefing on a first come first served basis.

Journalists may call and ask questions using the following number 0800 142 446. Access to the pool feed is also available through the following satellite parameter details:

- Downlink Frequency 12649.5

- Symbol Rate: 2.7 M/Sym

- Hd 10801 25 H.264 4:2:0

- Rollof factor 5%

- DVB- S2 8psk

- Audio Channel 1 256kbs


Enquiries: Mr William Baloyi on 083 390 7147

Issued by Government Communication and Information System



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