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COVID-19: 1,294 new cases, 51 more deaths

Zweli Mkhize and Cyril Ramaphosa

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.

Covid-19 vaccine

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.

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Prophet Bushiri 8-year-old daughter Israella laid to rest

Her funeral was held in Ntcheu Boma in Malawi on Thursday afternoon. Learn more

Source: eNCA