File: City of Tshwane officials conduct COVID-19 screenings. AFP/Phill Magakoe
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa has recorded 5,361 new COVID-19 infections in the last 24 hours.
A further 54 people have died due to the virus, bringing total fatalities to 56,765.
The country currently has a 93.3 percent recovery rate.
More than 43,000 tests have been conducted since the last report.