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JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's COVID-19 death toll has surpassed 1,000 with 82 more deaths reported in the last 24 hours.
This puts the country's COVID-19 death toll at 1,080.
Most of the deaths were reported in the Western Cape and the Eastern Cape.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 50,879