Covid-19 Updates

6,590 new COVID-19 cases, 189 deaths recorded

The daily COVID-19 figures are in and a further 189 deaths have been reported. The health department said 6,590 new cases have been identified. The Western Cape still has the most new cases, with over 1,900 recorded in 24 hours.

KwaZulu-Natal isn’t far behind, with over 1,500 new infections. Over 1,200 cases were recorded in Gauteng.

The latest deaths bring total COVID-19-related fatalities to 75,201 to date.

In other news – Zola Hashatsi join Mzansi in slamming govt for burning looted goods

Actor Zola Hashatsi and musician Busiswa have voiced their concerns about police allegedly burning recovered groceries after the recent mass looting.

Zola Hashatsi

Police have been on a mission to recover stolen goods after the looting in KwaZulu-Natal and parts of Gauteng last month. Learn more

Source: eNCA