File: A face mask lying on the ground. AFP/Roslan Rahman
JOHANNESBURG - There have been 4,482 new COVID-19 infections reported over the past 24-hours in South Africa.
The Western Cape has recorded 1,150 infections, followed by KwaZulu-Natal with 1,037 cases.
Gauteng has 966 new cases.
Sadly, 82 more people have died, bringing the death toll to 92,453.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 25,430 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 4,482 new cases, representing a 17.6% positivity rate. A further 82 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 92,453 to date. See more here: https://t.co/TJNjo8kSyT pic.twitter.com/U5qc1j3d6o— NICD (@nicd_sa) January 9, 2022