‘Grim Milestone’ as South Africa Records Deadliest COVID-19 Day

“Health Minister Zweli Mkhize has confirmed that the nation recorded 21,832 new cases of COVID-19, and 844 deaths. This marks the deadliest 24-hour period for new COVID-19 infections and deaths in the nation yet. The previous highest number of deaths in a single day was 572 during July 2020.”

via AllAfrica
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