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South Africa Records 16 726 COVID-19 Cases In 24 Hours

Bulawayo Becomes Zimbabwe’s Covid-19 Epicenter

South Africa yesterday recorded 16726 COVID-19 cases and 418 COVID-19 deaths, eNCA reports. This was revealed in a COVID-19 update by the country’s health ministry which stated that the country:

    • Reported 16726 new cases on 1 January 2021
    • Recorded 418 deaths on 1 January 2021
    • Has so far recorded 28,887 COVID-19 deaths
    • Has so far conducted 66 59318 tests
    • Has so far recorded 1073887 positive cases
    • Has recorded 887 701 recoveries.

The resurgence of the virus in Zimbabwe’s Southern Neighbor has prompted the country to go back to lockdown level three in a bid to contain the virus.

The country is reportedly experiencing another variant of the variant, which has prompted some countries to ban flights from South Africa. 4 vaccines have so far been approved to be used to vaccinate the infamous virus.


Genius Kadungure aka Ginimbi was a popular Zimbabwean socialite and businessman.

He was also the founder and Chief Executive Officer of a gas company, Pioneer Gases which has interests in Botswana, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. He was also the owner of Dreams Nightlife Club...read more