South Africa has 4,074 new cases and 9 deaths.

South Africa has recorded 4,074 new cases of Covid-19 in the past 24 hours, according to the National Institute of Infectious Diseases (NICD) reported on Saturday.

This brings the total number of confirmed cases in the country to 3,952,193.

This increase represents a positive outcome rate of 14.2%.

South Africa has also recorded nine new Covid-related deaths.

Most of the new cases on Saturday were in Gauteng (1,365 cases), followed by the Western Cape (997). KwaZulu-Natal accounted for 484 cases; The Eastern Cape was 441; followed by Free State (265), Northwest (172), Northern Cape (140); Mpumalanga (139) and Limpopo (71).

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