JOHANNESBURG - A total of 16,078 new COVID-19 infections have been reported in the last 24-hours.
Gauteng accounts for just over 9,500 of them.
Worryingly the infections in the Western Cape, North West and Limpopo seem to be on the rise.
A total of 148 more deaths takes South Africa's COVID-19 death toll to 59,406.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 65,631 tests were conducted in the last 24 hrs, with 16,078 new cases, which represents a 24.5% positivity rate. A further 148 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 59,406 to date. Read more: https://t.co/yPNhVnfaHP pic.twitter.com/gVkl9rzNTO— NICD (@nicd_sa) June 24, 2021