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South Africa launches Covid-19 tracing app

Wednesday 2 September 2020 | 09:00 CET | News
South Africa's Department of Health has launched the Covid-19 Alert SA app, a free exposure notification app for Android and iOS. The app, which uses Google's and Apple's exposure notification framework, is available for download from both Apple's App Store and Google's Play Store. The new Covid-19 Alert South Africa app complements the already existing Covid Connect digital support service which launched earlier in July. The former works on both smartphones and feature phones, giving users access to Covid-19 news, health information and risk-assessment tools through SMS or WhatsApp. 

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