EC records 93 COVID-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours

According to the Department of Health 175 more deaths were reported, 93 coming from the Eastern Cape, bringing the country’s total death toll to 23,451.

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JOHANNESBURG - South Africa recorded 5,163 new cases of the novel coronavirus in the last 24-hour period, bringing the total number of known cases in the country to over 860,000.

According to the Department of Health, 175 more deaths were reported on Monday, 93 coming from the Eastern Cape, bringing the country’s total death toll to 23,451.

While the country is now dealing with the second wave of COVID-19, over 762,000 people have so far recovered.

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