1,000 new coronavirus infections have been recorded in South Africa, which is the bottom every day report in three months.
Nonetheless, the Well being Division nonetheless warns that the nation must be conscious of a second wave.
In Africa, South Africa is the hardest-hit nation, recording over half of the continent’s greater than 1.3 million coronavirus instances.
However there was a lower within the variety of new infections with a median report of 12,000 in July.
On Monday, South Africa had a report of 854 new instances which took the overall quantity to 639,362. This was in keeping with the report from the Well being Division in a single day.
It additionally recorded 115 extra COVID-19 associated deaths, which took the overall dying toll to fifteen,004.
“We’re inspired to see some key indicators displaying enchancment within the state of the South African pandemic,” Mkhize stated in a press release on Friday.
However he cautioned that “the specter of a second wave stays very actual.”
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