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Northern Cape recorded the lowest number of new Covid-19 cases

Northern Cape became the only province on Thursday that managed to record the lowest number of new Covid-19 cases . It became the only province that recorded less than 100 new cases and was on 78 new cases .Eastern Cape province closely followed with 174 new cases on Thursday evening .

Although these provinces managed to record the lowest new cases in South Africa , there were some provinces that managed to record high numbers in regard to the new cases . It was the same story as far as the three provinces of South Africa on Thursday .

The three provinces that recorded the highest numbers of new Covid-19 cases in a day were Gauteng , Western Cape and Kwa-Zulu Natal Gauteng province recorded the highest number of new Covid-19 cases and was on 1 170 .

It was the only province as well that managed to record more than 1000 cases . Western Cape and Kwa-Zulu Natal provinces recorded the second and third highest number of positive Covid-19 cases , having 620 and 550 new cases respectively .

There were 38 912 tests that were carried out in the whole of South Africa , and there were 4100 new Covid-19 cases that were detected . This signified a positivity rate of 10.5 % Even though South Africa has so far managed to identify 3 594 499 positive Covid-19 cases , it was highlighted that there are 67 019 active cases .

Staying away from places that are crowded , sanitizing and wearing masks are some of the helpful measures that have been identified as being helpful in assisting with curbing the spread of Covid-19 . The Covid-19 is not only getting transmitted on a daily basis , but people are dying from it too. As of Thursday evening , there were 34 deaths that were recorded as a result of the pandemic .There are 94 651 people who have died since 2020.



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