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CORONAVIRUS CASES RISE ABOVE 10,000 IN SOUTH AFRICA

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South Africa says the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the country reached 10,015, with 595 new cases reported in the past 24 hours.

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize expressed concerns that the combined Eastern Cape and Western Cape comprise 84 per cent of the total new cases.

Mkhize said eight more COVID-19 related deaths: three from the Western Cape, one from the Eastern Cape, and four from Gauteng, brought the total death toll to 194 in the country while 4,173 have recovered.