Britain has imposed immediate restrictions on travel from South Africa. This comes after another variant of COVID19 was detected in cases in the UK. The British Health Secretary Matt Hancock says it’s linked to South Africa and anyone who has been in SA recently must quarantine immediately. Britain was already trying to curb the spread of a mutation of the virus which is up to 70% more transmissible. Hancock says the variant from SA differs from the one that was already prevalent in the UK. Let’s catch up quickly with a SA living in the UK. Laura-Jane Watkins from the University of Birmingham joins us now via Zoom.
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