JOHANNESBURG – There have been 768 new COVID-19 cases and 103 deaths have been recorded in South Africa in the past 24 hours.
Total infections have now topped over 2.9-million cases, and nearly 88,000 people have died to date.
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The cumulative number of recoveries stands at 2,783,018.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 28,549 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 768 new cases, which represents a 2.7% positivity rate. A further 103 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 87,922 to date. See more here: https://t.co/d03LLQjpdD pic.twitter.com/jFNyftkxcJ
— NICD (@nicd_sa) October 5, 2021