The provinces of Mpumalanga and the North West have not reported any new Covid-19 related deaths. Health Minister, Zweli Mkhize, confirmed this in the latest report with statistics updated until Tuesday evening. There has been a further 263 deaths with Mpumalanga and North West being the only two provinces to report zero deaths.
“Eastern Cape 51, Free State 27, Gauteng 39, Kwa-Zulu Natal 60, Limpopo 55, Northern Cape 3 and Western Cape 28 which brings the total to 49 413 deaths,” says Mkhize.
The department of health has vaccinated 32 315 health workers so far under the Sisonke Protocol. In his daily covid19 report, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize, also announced that the country’s recovery rate stands at 94%. Mkhize says the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 1 505 586.