FILE: Medical technology students work in a laboratory. AFP/Jam Sta Rosa
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa records 4,379 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours.
The Western Cape is now the country's epicentre with 1,181 new cases.
Gauteng and Kwa-Zulu Natal mirrored each other with over 900 cases recorded
While the Eastern Cape reported 465 new infections.
The positivity rate stands at 23.1 percent.
A further 30 COVID-19 related deaths have been recorded.
Bringing the death toll to 91,228.