JOHANNESBURG – South Africa has recorded 2,792 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours.

The health department said 67 people have died due to the virus, bringing the cumulative death toll to 56,506.

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The country currently has a 93.6 percent recovery rate.

More than 24,000 tests were conducted since the last report.