In a statement on Sunday, Table Bay Mall confirmed that their Checkers store has been reopened after a COVID-19 case was detected at the store.
Shoprite Holdings LTD confirmed that they detected COVID-19 at the Checkers store. The store was immediately closed and the National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) and Department of Health (DOH) was notified.
An employee screening programme has been put in place and Table Bay mall confirmed that a professional company was brought in to perform a deep clean. Ensuring that the store would be fully decontaminated.
The DOH approved the store’s reopening and all staff members who had close contact will complete a 14-day self-quarantine.