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Media statement on Court Directions

For Immediate Use
24 March 2020

The Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services has noted a document purporting to be court directions which will cover the national lockdown period.

Members of the public and legal practitioners are advised that the official regulations are published in the government gazette after the requisite consultative processes are adhered to.

Minister Ronald Lamola will divulge the plans of the Departments' of justice and correctional services in so far as the implementation the national lockdown is concerned at the justice crime prevention and security cluster press briefing which is scheduled as follows:

Date: 25 March 2020
Time: as advised by GCIS
Venue: GCIS Tshedimosetso House,
1035 cnr Frances Baard and Festival streets, Hatfield, Pretoria

A video link Parliament to the Imbizo Centre will be made available.

Issued by the Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services                
Mr Chrispin Phiri
Spokesperson: Ministry of Justice and Correctional Services
081 781 2261