A health worker fills out a form to administer the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. AFP/Emmanuel Croset
JOHANNESBURG - The health department recorded 785 new COVID-19 cases.
Gauteng recorded 318 cases followed by KwaZulu-Natal with 158 and the Western Cape with 156 cases.
Nearly 13,700 tests were conducted, taking the positivity rate to 5.7 percent.
Zero deaths were reported and the death toll sits at 99,412.
#COVID19 UPDATE: 13,669 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 785 new cases, which represents a 5.7% positivity rate. Today @HealthZA reports 183 deaths; of which 0 occurred in the past 24–48 hrs. Total fatalities are 99,412 to date: https://t.co/uCAM48VmRH pic.twitter.com/lmKylLg3z3— NICD (@nicd_sa) February 28, 2022