The number of confirmed COVID-19 infections in South Africa has risen to 4,220.
Today, we regrettably report 4 new deaths. This brings your total to 79. We convey our condolences to the families of the deceased and appreciate the health workers who treated the deceased patients says Dr Zweli Mkhize.
More than 152,000 tests have been conducted in the country.
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In Other News – Woman who called Cyril Ramaphosa an ape apologises
The KZN woman who referred to President Cyril Ramaphosa as an “ape trying to act like a first-world president” has apologised and said the incident was “blown out of proportion”.
The woman, from the upper Highway region west of Durban.
“It was blown out of proportion and I apologise profusely, but I cannot talk to you right now,” said the woman, read more
Source – eNCA