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COVID-19 in SA: 475 new cases, 47 deaths recorded

The Health Department said 475 new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in the past 24 hours. An additional 47 coronavirus-related deaths were reported.

The majority of new cases reported on Friday were from Gauteng with 163, followed by the Western Cape with 64.

Just over 30,845 tests were conducted in the past day, with a 1,7 percent positivity rate.

Source: eNCA

In other news – Regina King’s handprints immortalised outside TCL Chinese Theatre

Regina King has cemented her place in Hollywood history by leaving her hand and footprints outside the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles.

Regina King

The 50-year-old actress has been trying to “play it cool” when it came to receiving the honour but admitted she was gripped with “butterflies” of excitement before the ceremony took place on Thursday (28.10.21). Learn more

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