SA records 4,667 new COVID-19 cases, 166 deaths

File: A healthcare worker cares for a COVID-19 patient. AFP/Mario Tama/Getty Images

JOHANNESBURG - The NICD said 4,667 new coronavirus cases were recorded in the past 24 hours and 166 people succumbed to the virus.

The Western Cape is the province with the leading new infections followed by KwaZulu-Natal.

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Only 414 new infections were recorded in Gauteng.

Over 48,000 tests were conducted since the last report.

The Department of Health says over 15 million people have been vaccinated.


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