16 Dec Health Media Release 15 December 2020
15 December 2020
As of today, a cumulative total of 873 679 COVID-19 cases have been reported with 7 552 new cases identified since the last report.
|Province||Total cases for 15 December 2020||Percentage total|
A cumulative total of 5 920 574 tests have been completed with 36 347 new tests conducted since the last report.
Regrettably, 210 more COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 95 , Free State 6, Gauteng 10, Kwa-Zulu Natal 23, Limpopo 6 and Western Cape 70.
This brings the total deaths to 23 661 deaths
We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health workers that treated the deceased.
Our recoveries now stand at 764 977.
Dr Zwelini Mkhize
Minister of Health