9,260 new COVID-19 cases, 140 deaths recorded in SA

Dr. Freddy Kgongwana, the head of hospital services at the Gauteng Health Department, spoke with eNCA's Faith Mangope about the rate of vaccination in the province. Courtesy of #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - There have been 9,260 new COVID-19 infections recorded on Friday.

Sadly, 140 people succumbed to COVID in the past 24 hours.

READ: COVID-19 in SA | Update on Western Cape numbers

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.


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