JUST IN | IFP president emeritus Mangosuthu Buthelezi tests positive for Covid-19 | News24
- IFP president emeritus Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi tested positive for Covid-19 after being in contact with someone who was infected.
- His family asked he be given space while he self-isolated at home.
- They promised to give updates on his progress.
Founder and president emeritus of the IFP Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has tested positive for Covid-19, his family said on Saturday.
In a statement, the family added he tested positive earlier in the week after being told he had been in contact with someone who was infected.
Buthelezi, who showed no symptoms, turns 92 later this month.
“As required, he is now self-isolating at home for the mandatory period. At this point, we are pleased to say that he remains asymptomatic and is in good spirits. As a family, we have put in place a…