SA has more than 900 confirmed COVID-19 cases: Ramaphosa

PRETORIA - President Cyril Ramaphosa announced South Africa has over 900 confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Thursday.

When presenting a summary of the African Union and G20 teleconferences the president said there are more than 900 confirmed cases of the virus.

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The last number of confirmed cases was 709.

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said the number of COVID-19 cases in South Africa has risen to 927.

The president also encouraged the public to observe two-minutes of prayer or silent meditation.

Ramaphosa says the prayer should be held between 18:00 and 18:30 on Thursday.

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