COVID-19 in SA | Phaahla: 27% drop in new cases

The number of new Covid-19 cases, deaths and hospitalisations is declining. Health Minister Joe Phaahla says they've seen a decrease of about 27 percent in new cases in the past week. eNCA's Heidi Giokos has more. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The number of new COVID-19 cases, deaths, and hospitalisations is declining.

Health Minister Joe Phaahla says they have seen a decrease of about 27-percent in new cases in the past week.

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Gauteng is said to have officially exited the fourth wave.

Phaahla held a virtual media briefing on government efforts in the fight against COVID-19 and the vaccine rollout programme on Friday.

Source
eNCA

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