File: Technicians analyse PCR samples amid the COVID-19 pandemic. AFP/Yamil Lage
JOHANNESBURG - The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) reported 12,371 new COVID-19 cases in South Africa in the last 24 hours.
A total of 271 more COVID-19-related deaths take the death toll to 74,623.
The Western Cape has recorded over 3,700 new cases.