SA records almost 600 COVID-19 related deaths in the past 24-hours – SABC News
South Africa has recorded 8 929 new COVID-19 cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 2 311 232. The increase represents a 22.2% positivity rate.
The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has also reported a further 596 COVID-19 related deaths, bringing the total fatalities to 67 676.
The NICD has noted that testing rates have decreased in the past two weeks.
“While this may be reflective of a decreased need for testing due to decreased infections, access…