The National Institute for Communicable Diseases is continuing to monitor COVID-19 in the country.
The institute reported 5,931 new COVID-19 cases and 76 deaths have been recorded in South Africa in the past 24 hours.
The cumulative number of recoveries stands at 2 594 857 with a recovery rate of 92,0 percent.
A s of today the cumulative number of #COVID19 cases identified in SA is 2 819 945 with 5 931 new cases reported. Today 76 deaths have been reported bringing the total to 83 419 deaths. The cumulative number of recoveries now stand at 2 594 857 with a recovery rate of 92,0% pic.twitter.com/3qRiTTnEHK
— Department of Health (@HealthZA) September 5, 2021
In other news – Actor Chrispen Nyathi on his Zimbabwean character on DiepCity
South Africa-based Zimbabwean-born actor Chrispen Nyathi who plays the role of pastor Charleston on Mzansi Magic’s DiepCity says that he always knew he wanted to be an actor from an early age.
Nyathi who was raised by his grandmother and mother in Bulawayo Zimbabwe told a local publication that he was obsessed with movies when he was younger. Learn More