SA COVID-19: 13 261 new cases recorded
South Africa has recorded 13,261 new COVID-19 cases over the last 24 hours.
A further 268 people have died, taking SA’s death toll to 79,251.
#COVID19 UPDATE: A total of 63,830 tests were conducted in the last 24 hrs, with 13,261 new cases, which represents an 20.8% positivity rate. A further 268 #COVID19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 79,251 to date. Read more: https://t.co/C1TDGXNNhC pic.twitter.com/Zt9OZ7jML1
— NICD (@nicd_sa) August 21, 2021
In other news,
Update on the murder of Nosicelo Mtebeni, who was killed & cut into pieces by her boyfriend
The gruesome death of 23-year-old University of Fort Hare law student Nosicelo Mtebeni has rocked the city of East London.
Mtebeni’s family is expected to visit the scene of the crime for the first time on Sunday. The victim’s dismembered body was found in a suitcase in the…Learn More