May 28, 2022

Mawazo Writing Africa

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SA records 6,527 new Covid-19 cases

The National Institute of Communicable Diseases states that 6,527 new Covid-19 cases were identified in SA.

This increase corresponds to a positivity rate of 21.5%.

The majority of new cases are from Gauteng (43%), followed by KwaZulu-Natal (26%).

The Western Cape accounted for 14%; Eastern Cape 5%; the Free State 4%; Mpumalanga 3%; The North West and North Cape each accounted for 2% and Limpopo for 1% of the new cases.

There has been an increase of 54 hospitalizations in the last 24 hours.

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