JOHANNESBURG – The health department said 991 more COVID-19 infections have been reported in the last 24 hours. However, the total number of active cases in the country has dropped below 27,000. Nearly half of these are in the Western Cape and KwaZulu-Natal. Sadly, 103 more people have died of COVID-19 related complications. The total death toll in the country is now just over 50,900.
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