JOHANNESBURG - There have been 9,260 new COVID-19 infections recorded on Friday.
Sadly, 140 people succumbed to COVID in the past 24 hours.
The death toll now stands at 92,252. The positivity rate is at 20.2 percent.
The Western Cape is leading infections with 2,435 new cases.
It's followed by KwaZulu-Natal with 2,303 and Gauteng with 1,813.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 45,843 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 9,260 new cases, representing a 20.2% positivity rate. A further 140 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 92,252 to date. See more here: https://t.co/hZwIdXTI3g pic.twitter.com/tMVmvGajCQ— NICD (@nicd_sa) January 7, 2022