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41809 vaccines administered, 1862 new cases identified

The newest COVID-19 figures have been launched. According to the Health Ministry, 1 862 new cases had been identified in South Africa. As of right this moment, the dying toll stands at 49 523 with recoveries at 1 422 622.

The complete variety of vaccines administered is 41 809.

COVID-19 replace: 24 February 2021

Breakdown of new confirmed COVID-19 cases

As per Health Minister Zweli Mkhize’s report, 1 862 confirmed cases had been identified throughout the previous 24 hours (998 on 23 February 2020). Unfortunately, we additionally lost 110 sufferers to COVID-19-related diseases.



As per the report: 5 sufferers from the Eastern Cape handed away, 61 from the Free State, 12 from Gauteng, 7 from KwaZulu-Natal, 7 from Mpumalanga, 1 from Northern Cape, and 17 from Western Cape.

At the time of publishing, the Health Ministry recorded 8 967 460 cumulative COVID-19 exams, of which 34 510 had been achieved throughout the previous 24 hours: 14 357 at public amenities and 20 153 at personal amenities.

New cases, deaths and recoveries by province

The confirmed COVID-19 cases per province is as follows:

Province Total Cases in South Africa Total Deaths Total Recoveries Active Cases at present
Eastern Cape 193 773 11 269 182 074 430
Free State 79 641 3 195 69 709 6 737
Gauteng 403 074 9 547 389 529 3 998
KwaZulu-Natal 327 760 9 539 308 491 9 730
Limpopo 61 697 1 840 58 677 1 180
Mpumalanga 70 511 1 241 67 983 1 287
North West 60 541 1 126 56 260 3 155
Northern Cape 33 705 664 30 750 2 291
Western Cape 276 746 11 102 259 149 6 495
Unallocated 0

COVID-19 updates from all over the world

AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccine replace

Middle East: Jordan has reimposed an all-day curfew on Fridays to stem the unfold of coronavirus as cases rise, officers mentioned Wednesday, 24 February 2021.

Ukraine launched a nationwide marketing campaign to inoculate its inhabitants towards the coronavirus, following delays that sparked anger towards the federal government in one among Europe’s poorest nations.

Slovakia: A group of 5 docs and 9 nurses arrived in Slovakia from Romania on Wednesday to assist fight what’s at present the world’s highest Covid dying rate.

France could have to impose new native restrictions to cope with a worsening COVID-19 scenario because it scrambles to keep away from a new nationwide lockdown, a authorities spokesman mentioned Wednesday.

United States: President Joe Biden’s administration is ready to distribute 25 million material masks ranging from subsequent month as a part of efforts to defeat the pandemic, White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Jeff Zients mentioned Wednesday.

Global statistics

At the time of publishing, COVID-19 is affecting 219 nations and territories. The world caseload stands at 112,945,635, with the dying toll at 2,503,415 and recoveries at 88,539,425.

The US is the worst-affected with 516,403 deaths from 28,940,131 cases. After the US, the hardest-hit nations are India with 156,742 deaths from 11,046,432 cases, and Brazil with 248,646 deaths from 10,260,621.

Russia has 84,430 deaths from 4,200,902 cases whereas the UK recorded 121,747 deaths from 4,144,577 cases. South Africa is at present sixteenth on the checklist, preceded by Iran, Poland, Mexico, Argentina, Columbia, Germany, Turkey, Italy, Spain, and France.


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