Covid-19 cases in South Africa rise to over 9 000 for a second successive day
Covid-19 cases in South Africa have risen to over 9 thousand for a second successive day.
nine-thousand two hundred and fifty three new infections were reported in the latest 24-hour reporting cycle.
The positivity rate has risen to over 26 percent.
34 new deaths have also been reported, with seven of them occuring during the latest reporting cycle.
That takes the death toll to one hundred thousand five hundred and five . Now to discuss this we are now joined via zoom by Professor Refilwe Phaswana-Mafuya, a Professor of Epidemiology and Public Health, in the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Johannesburg.
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