The good news is that all 204 learners who got Covid-19 at Makaula Senior – the biggest school outbreak in SA – have recovered. The bad news is that it makes it harder to get children and parents to take the virus seriously.
Healthcare workers with Covid-19 need a place to quarantine and recover. At the same time, rooms and beds in hotels and guest houses are lying empty, as most tourism and travel has stopped. Ubuntu Beds tries to solve these two problems.
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