South Africa registers more than 24,000 cases of coronavirus, its highest tally, as third wave takes hold

//South Africa registers more than 24,000 cases of coronavirus, its highest tally, as third wave takes hold

South Africa registers more than 24,000 cases of coronavirus, its highest tally, as third wave takes hold

South Africa registered more than 24,000 cases of Covid-19 on Friday, its highest tally of new infections since the pandemic began, as a third wave of the virus spread through a population in which just 5 per cent have been vaccinated.The surge in cases in Africa’s most industrialised nation has overwhelmed hospitals, especially in the main city of Johannesburg, and left overworked health care personnel struggling to find enough beds for critically ill patients.Bureaucratic failures have…

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