A general view of the outside of a COVID-19 ward at Hospital in Cape Town.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has recorded 1,187 new cases and 59 more deaths have been recorded in the last 24 hours.
41 of the deaths were in Gauteng and Mpumalanga.
The recovery rate stands at 95-percent.
There are 21,981 active cases nationwide.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 04 May.— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) May 4, 2021
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As of today, the total number of confirmed #COVID19 cases is 1 586 148 the total number of deaths is 54 511 the total number of recoveries is 1 509 656 and the total number of vaccines administered is 339 655. pic.twitter.com/os5T7EEuCg— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) May 4, 2021