A general view of the outside of a COVID-19 ward at Hospital in Cape Town.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has recorded 318 more Covid-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours.
That brings the death toll to 43, 951.
There have been 5,297 new Covid-19 infections reported in the last 24 hours.
The number of active Covid-19 cases continues to drop in most provinces since Monday.
The country currently has 112,364 active cases, which is a significant drop from Monday, when the number was above 134, 000.
But KwaZulu-Natal's rising number of active cases, now at 47,306, continues to be a cause for concern.
The Western Cape has the second highest number of active cases, with 16,486.
Gauteng’s active cases have dropped to below 13,000, from over 19,000 on Monday.