A doctor walks in the Respiratory & Meningeal Pathogens Research Unit (RMPRU) at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has recorded 2,073 new cases in the last 24 hours.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country now stands at 1,588,221.
At least 46 more people have died taking the total death toll to 54,557.
There are 23,279 active cases in the country.
The recovery rate stands at 95 percent.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 05 May.— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) May 5, 2021
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As of today, the total number of confirmed #COVID19 cases is 1 588 221 the total number of deaths is 54 557 the total number of recoveries is 1 510 385 and the total number of vaccines administered is 353 181. pic.twitter.com/6DoQbdZGAv— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) May 5, 2021