As of Saturday, 9 January 2021, the cumulative number of detected Covid-19 cases is 1 214 176 with 21 606 new cases identified, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has confirmed.
399 more Covid-19 related deaths were reported, with 85 from Eastern Cape, 11 from Free State, 69 from Gauteng, 96 from Kwa-Zulu Natal (KZN), 5 from Limpopo, 15 from Mpumalanga, 12 from Northern Cape, and 106 from Western Cape.
This brings the total number of Covid-19 related deaths to 32 824.
Recoveries now stand at 956 712 with a recovery rate of 78,9%.
Meanwhile, a total of 7 120 847 tests have been completed with 77 167 new tests conducted since the last report.
In other news – Men flood actress Candice Modiselle’s DMs after break-up with her Boyfriend
Actress and TV presenter Candice Modiselle is licking her wounds following her break up. With no remorse whatsoever, men in her comments section have been shooting their shot.
The beaut took to Twitter to announce that she is a single woman once again and is heartbroken at the fact that she has to learn someone new all over again when she decides to date again. Learn More