Water and Sanitation deputy minister David Mahlobo has tested positive for COVID-19.
He received his results on Thursday.
The Presidency says Mahlobo is in good spirits and self-quarantining at home.
This was Mahlobo’s first test to be conducted since the outbreak of the virus in South Africa in March 2020.
According to Cabinet spokesperson, Phumla Williams, Mahlobo remains in good spirits and is in self-quarantine at home. All those who have been in contact with him will also self-isolate in their respective homes.