File: A health worker collects a swab sample from a woman to test for the COVID-19 coronavirus at a health centre. AFP/Diptendu Dutta
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has recorded 4,146 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24-hours.
22,710 tests were conducted in the same period which represents an 18.3-percent positivity rate.
Four deaths have been reported.
This brings the total number of fatalities to 100,355 to date.
#COVID19 UPDATE: 22,710 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 4,146 new cases, representing an 18.3% positivity rate. Today @HealthZA reports 4 deaths that occurred in the past 24 – 48 hours. Total fatalities are 100,355 to date. See more here: https://t.co/qFwhu0XAPH pic.twitter.com/AetL99xyoI— NICD (@nicd_sa) April 28, 2022