In South Africa, 16,366 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) have been recorded in the last 24 hours., Set the total number of cases to 3 020569.
The test positive rate is only about five times higher than the level at which the spread of the virus is said to be suppressed.
The National Institute of Communicable Diseases (NICD) reported similar figures on Friday.
The total recovery rate is 2855474.
According to NICD, the official death toll has reached 90,000, resulting in 21 deaths during the last 24-hour reporting period.
However, many observers say that the actual number of deaths could triple, given the excess deaths recorded in South Africa since the start of the pandemic.
Being safe and effective against the coronavirus, people are encouraged to get a vaccine.
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SA Records 16,366 New COVIDs-19 Cases, 21 Deaths-SABC News
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