SA Covid-19 cases at 642 431, deaths at 15 168

CAPE TOWN – South Africa now has recorded 82 more Covid-19 related deaths, bringing the total to 15 168, while infections are at 642 431, an increase of 1 990.


Of the latest fatalities, 27 are from Gauteng, 5 from the Eastern Cape, 22 from the Western Cape, 8 from Free State, 10 from North West and 10 from KwaZulu-Natal. 


Health minister Zweli Mkhize said the total number of recoveries is 569 935, which translates to a recovery rate of 88,7%.


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