10,510 new COVID cases recorded in SA in last 24 hrs

Additionally, 118 deaths were captured in the past day.

Patients are seen lying on hospital beds inside a temporary ward dedicated to the treatment of possible COVID-19 coronavirus patients at Steve Biko Academic Hospital in Pretoria on 11 January 2021. Picture: Phill Magakoe/AFP

JOHANNESBURG – In the last 24 hours, 10,510 new COVID-19 cases have been recorded in SOUTH AFRICA, bringing the overall number of infections in the country to 1,796,000.

Additionally, 118 deaths were captured in the past day with the number of fatalities now sitting at 58,441.

Despite the high number of new COVID infections across South Africa, the country also recorded more than 8,800 recoveries just before the weekend.

Recoveries recorded since the outbreak are at 90, 8%, which translates to over 1,632,000.

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