JOHANNESBURG – Global coronavirus cases are now over five million.
Over 332,000 deaths have also been recorded.
Despite the high number of cases several countries are either planning to or have already eased lockdown restrictions.
South Africa’s COVID-19 death toll has risen by 30 bringing the death toll to 369.The total number of confirmed coronavirus cases in SA is 19,137.
The Health Department says a total of 525, 433 tests have been conducted to date with 18, 572 tests done in the past 24 hours.
The Western Cape leads with 235 fatalities followed by the Eastern Cape (50), KwaZulu Natal (46) and Gauteng (27).
Mpumalanga is the only province in South Africa yet to record a COVID-19 related death.
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