File: Healthcare workers dispose of their personal protective equipment (PPE) outside a ward dedicated to the treatment of possible COVID-19 patients. AFP/Michele Spatari
JOHANNESBURG - A total of 22,443 new COVID-19 cases have been reported in the last 24 hours.
The NICD said 374 COVID-19 related deaths have also been recorded, bringing total fatalities to 63,873 to date.
A total of 76,163 tests were conducted in the last 24 hours.
Gauteng recorded 11,680 new cases.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 76,163 tests were conducted in the last 24 hrs, with 22, 443 new cases, which represents a 29.5% positivity rate. A further 374 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 63,873 to date. Read more: https://t.co/GS5M8WiwBy pic.twitter.com/gLzbEs6q5C— NICD (@nicd_sa) July 9, 2021