File: Emergency paramedics wearing a full COVID-19 coronavirus personal protective equipment (PPE). Marco Longari / AFP
JOHANNESBURG - The Health Department has confirmed 18,555 new COVID-19 cases in South Africa taking the cumulative number of infections to 1,278,303.
The department also reported 806 new COVID-19 related deaths, taking the death toll to 35,140.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 13 January .— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) January 13, 2021
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