The latest COVID-19 figures have been released. While the daily increase of new cases dropped significantly, an additional 345 deaths were reported for the past 24 hours.
COVID-19 in South Africa: Tuesday 4 August 2020
Health Minister Zweli Mkhize announced on Tuesday that SA’s cumulative caseload now stands at 521 318, which is an increase of 4 456 during the past 24 hours. We’ve also just exceeded the three million mark for tests conducted.
Thankfully, 363 751 patients have recovered. The recovery rate is on the increase as well, now at 69.8%. However, the minister also announced that…