SA's COVID-19 recovery rate at 90% as death toll hits 16,398
33 days ago
JOHANNESBURG - 22 more people have died here on home soil after contracting the coronavirus, bringing the death toll to 16,398.
The Health Ministry says 1,268 new infections were picked up over the past day, pushing the number of known cases in this country to almost 671,000.
On the positive side, the recovery rate has increased to 90%, meaning that more than 603,000 people have recovered so far.
This article first appeared on EWN : SA's COVID-19 recovery rate at 90% as death toll hits 16,398