South Africa - Cape Town - 090420. A nurse prepare the swabs that are being used for testing at the corona testing centre at the Bothasig health-care facility. Picture: Ian Landsberg/African News Agency (ANA).

2 more Covid-19 deaths, 2272 infections in SA

CAPE TOWN-  Two more Covid-19 related deaths have been recorded in South Africa, bringing the total to 27 , while infections now stand at  2272, an increase of 99.

Health minister Zweli Mkhize made the announcement during a live zoom public engagement to deal with technical aspects relating to COVID-19 response.

The latest victims include a 68-year-old male from the Western Cape with underlying conditions and a 58-year-old male from Gauteng.

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