SA has recorded 94 more Covid-19 related deaths, bringing the total to 1 831, while the cumulative number of cases is 87 715, an increase of 3 825. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

22 more Covid-19 deaths, infections at 22 583

CAPE TOWN- Covid-19 fatalities in South Africa have increased by 22, bringing the total to 429, while infections now stand at 22 583, an increase of 1 240.

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the latest numbers during his live address to the nation on Sunday.

South Africa is set to enter alert level 3 of the national lockdown from 1 June.

Ramaphosa said that around half of the Covid-19 cases recorded in the country have recovered.

Active coronavirus cases now stand at just over 11 000. 

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