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1585 infections, 9 deaths in South Africa

CAPE TOWN – The total number of coronavirus cases in South Africa has risen to 1585 on Saturday. This is an increase of 80 cases since the previous report on Friday.

The number of deaths associated with Covid-19 is confirmed as nine. KwaZulu Natal has the highest number of deaths at six, while Western Cape, Free State, Gauteng have each recorded one.