S. Africa's confirmed COVID-19 cases exceed 20,000
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
CAPE TOWN, May 22 (Xinhua) -- The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa has reached 20,125, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Friday.
The country recorded 988 confirmed cases over the past 24 hours, Mkhize said in his daily update.
The death toll related with COVID-19 reached 397, up by 28 from Thursday, the minister said.
The total number of recoveries to date is 10,104, he said.
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