President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that a number of South Africa’s lockdown regulations will be relaxed as the country moves to a level 2 … The decision, he said, was in light of the steadily declining number of COVID-19 infections. By. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced government’s risk-adjusted strategy on the coronavirus pandemic in the country on Saturday evening. JOHANNESBURG – Following President Cyril Ramaphosa’s announcement that the country would move to level 4 lockdown on 1 May, citizens are gearing up for some relaxed regulations. How Moving to Level 2 Will Save South Africa Over a Million Jobs. A crucial decision is expected that will move South Africa from level 3 lockdown to the so-called alert level 2 with many restrictions set to be relaxed. He announced many restrictions will be … AS English Update: 13/08/2020 23:51 Facebook. South Africa enters the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown alert level 4 on Friday as the country gradually eases movement restrictions in the fight against COVID-19.. Move to Level 2 confirmed: Here are all the biggest lockdown changes Mzansi will officially shift to lockdown Level 2, as confirmed by Cyril Ramaphosa during his address on Saturday. In the document, when moving between levels, the green text means additions or changes from the prior level. In an expected move, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced South Africa will move to level two of the coronavirus lockdown. South Africa will move from Level 3 to Level 2 lockdown effectively from midnight on Monday. President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on August 15 2020 that South Africa will be moving to lockdown alert level 2 from August 18 2020. This means that restrictions on the sale of … The country went in a lockdown at midnight on 26 March 2020, and had been under lockdown alert level 5 for 35 days. In his address to the nation on Saturday night, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that South Africa would move to lockdown level 2 from midnight on Monday, 17 August 2020. The decision, he said, was in light of … South Africa (16 August 2020) – In his address to the nation on Saturday night, President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that South Africa would move to lockdown level 2 from midnight on Monday, 17 August 2020. For example, Level 4 adds forestry, logging and related services to Agriculture. Gugu Lourie - May 10, 2020. We suggest that South Africa move rapidly to stage 2 lockdown and that a risk-assessed framework be adapted.” When could South Africa move to Level 2 of lockdown? CAPE TOWN – South Africa will move to alert level 2 on Monday with major relaxation to regulations including the lifting of the ban on cigarettes and alcohol. The announcement was made by President Cyril Ramaphosa in a live televised address to the nation on Saturday night. About 65% of South African businesses believe that the COVID-19 pandemic will impact their business worse than the 2008/09 global financial crisis, a survey by Statistics South Africa (Stats SA) said on Tuesday.