The Department of Health reported 1,294 new COVID-19 cases in South Africa. A total of 51 more people have died, taking the death toll to 52,897.
SA’s COVID-19 recovery rate is at 95 percent. A total of 269,102 vaccines have been administered to date.
The government is urging people to continue to follow precautionary measures.
As of today, the total number of confirmed #COVID19 cases is 1 549 451 the total number of deaths is 52 897 the total number of recoveries is 1 474 826 and the total number of vaccines administered is 269 102. pic.twitter.com/jDeGvVYXTl
— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) April 1, 2021
In other news – Photos: Prophet Bushiri’s 8-year-old daughter Israella laid to rest
Hundreds and hundreds of mourners came to pay their last respect to the eight-year-old Israella Bushiri.
Her funeral was held in Ntcheu Boma in Malawi on Thursday afternoon. Learn more