Independent Online

Wednesday, May 25, 2022

Like us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterView weather by locationView market indicators

25 more Covid-19 deaths and 27 403 infections

Published May 29, 2020


CAPE TOWN- South Africa now has 25 Covid-19 related deaths bringing the death toll to 577 while the total number of infections is at 27 403, an increase of 1 466 infections.

Health minister Zweli Mkhize said he was saddened to report the death of an employee of the National Health Laboratory Services.

Story continues below Advertisement

"She was confirmed with Covid-19 a few weeks ago and was admitted to hospital she succumbed to death on today (Thursday)," he said.

The number of Covid-19 tests done in the last 24-hours is 20 727 increasing the total number of tests conducted to 655 723.

While 14 370, 52.4 percent, people infected with Covid-19 have recovered.

Story continues below Advertisement

For LIVE updates on the Coronavirus pandemic, follow us on Twitter:



Related Topics: