Today in a statement– e.tv has confirmed that positive cases of Covid-19 have been recorded on two of its weekday soapies Rhythm City and Scandal.
Both sets of the local production premises have been shut down and undertaking the necessary testing for exposed cast and crew members.
The sets have undergone deep cleaning to further minimize the risk of contamination, in accordance with COVID-19 protocols.
Affected individuals are currently undergoing self-isolation until the end of the stipulated 14-day period. In respecting the privacy of our talent’s medical and health matters, we will not be issuing the names of any individuals.
e.tv, Quizzical Pictures and Ochre Media will continue to monitor the health of affected employees. Filming will resume when it is appropriate to do so.
Rhythm City and Scandal! fans can continue enjoying the shows every weekday evening at 7PM and 7.30PM, respectively.