File: The Western Cape has seen a spike in COVID-19 cases in the province. (GCIS)
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has seen an increase in COVID-19 cases in a day.
The latest number of infections soared to 13,524.
Nine new deaths have also been recorded taking the toll to 247.
So far, 421,555 tests have been conducted.
The number of recoveries stands at 6,083.
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