Transactions, not transmissions! NDZ warns banks over ...


Transactions, not transmissions! NDZ warns banks over ‘superspreader’ ATMs

The minister sets her sights on banks, which will now be expected to keep their machines Covid-safe or face legal action

Political reporter

Cooperative governance and traditional affairs minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma has issued a stern warning to banks, telling them to provide sanitisers at their ATMs or face the might of the law.

She said should a bank fail to follow the new regulations, it would be liable to a fine and its bosses may be sentenced to six months in prison, or both, in line with the lockdown regulations.

Dlamini-Zuma was addressing the media on Tuesday following the extension of the lockdown level 3 with new, stricter regulations...

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