File: A medical worker tests for the coronavirus.
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa's COVID-19 recovery rate is at 90%.
More than 603,000 people have beaten the virus.
Sadly, the virus has claimed the lives of 22 more people, the death toll in SA to 16,398.
The country has recorded over 1,200 new infections.
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