The Health Department reported 2,320 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours. The department also reported 165 COVID-19 related deaths, taking the death toll to 48,478.
South Africa’s recovery rate stands at 93.5 percent. Meanwhile, the first of SA’s COVID-19 shots were administered on Wednesday.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 17 February .
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— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) February 17, 2021
In other news – Isibaya actress Zinhle Mabena arrested for attempted murder on her hubby, his bodyguard dies
An actress from Mzansi Magic’s Isibaya that recently got canned will be appearing in the Pretoria Magistrate Court today, 17 February.