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SA COVID-19 cases continue to rise

COVID-19 cases

South Africa has recorded it’s worst day for COVID-19 infections yet. In the last twenty-four hours, 21,980 new infections have been added.

It’s the third day in a row that more than 20,000 cases have been confirmed. This takes the total number of cases to over 1,1 million.


Six-hundred and sixteen new deaths have been reported, taking the death toll to 32,425. Over 900,000 people have already recovered from the virus.

More than 7 million tests have been conducted, over 76,000 of those since the last report.

In other news – Caster Semenya celebrates birthday and wedding anniversary

World champion athlete Caster Semenya celebrated her 30th birthday and 4th wedding anniversary in one day.

Caster Semenya

Taking to social media, the record-breaker shared a video featuring some of the best moments from her wedding with wife, Violet Raseboya. Learn more

Source: eNCA