COVID-19: South Africa records 16,055 new cases and 25 deaths
The Health Department says it has recorded 16,055 infections in the last 24 hours pushing the country's known caseload to 3,004,203.
Gauteng has recorded 11,553 cases followed by Western Cape with 957 cases.
Twenty-five more people have passed away after contracting the coronavirus bringing the national death toll to 89,944 since the beginning of the pandemic.
The cumulative number of recoveries now stands at 2,852,898 with a recovery rate of 95,0%
The total number of vaccines administered is 26,263,590 since the beginning of the vaccine rollout.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 65,990 tests were conducted in the last 24hrs, with 16,055 new cases, which represents a 24.3% positivity rate. A further 25 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 89,994 to date. See more here: https://t.co/PzzZEUQzNl pic.twitter.com/1qn1apRkri— NICD (@nicd_sa) December 3, 2021
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