File: A healthcare worker fills a syringe from a vial with a dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. AFP/Phill Magakoe
JOHANNESBURG - The Health Department reported eight more COVID-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours, taking South Africa's death toll to 52,995.
A total of 452 new COVID-19 infections were confirmed.
The country's recovery rate stands at 95 percent, with a total of 1,478,088 recoveries.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 05 April.— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) April 5, 2021
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