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Level 5 LockDown is Pending Here is Why

Covid -19 cases have been making a hotspot on Gauteng provinces and it is getting to a level that the whole province might have to shut down and go back to level 5 and this will just be made to save people’s lives.

The case number has increased to 63404  in Gauteng province alone which makes up the 32.2% of all the cases of COVID -19 in 9 provinces which makes some of the places on Gauteng to be considered hotspot now .

Reported Deaths and Recoveries
Regrettably, we report a further 173 COVID-19 related deaths- 2 from Northern Cape, 10 from the Free State, 21 from KwaZulu Natal, 29 from Eastern Cape, 40 from Western Cape and 71 from Gauteng.

This brings the total deaths to 3199.

We wish to express our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.

The number of recoveries is 93 315, which translates to a recovery rate of 47,4%


The provincial breakdown is as follows:

Province Deaths Recoveries
Eastern Cape 519 19490
Free State 19 455
Gauteng 353 16887
KwaZulu Natal 183 4197
Limpopo 10 635
Mpumalanga 7 621
North West 36 865
Northern Cape 6 237
Western Cape 2066 49928
Total 3199 93315


As of  05 July 2020, the cumulative number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 196 750 with 8 773 new cases reported.


Case Data

Province Total cases for 5 July 2020 Percentage of total
Eastern Cape 35648 18,1
Free State 2553 1,3
Gauteng 63404 32,2
KwaZulu-Natal 15146 7,7
Limpopo 1706 0,9
Mpumalanga 1965 1,0
North West 6063 3,1
Northern Cape 734 0,4
Western Cape 69531 35,3
Unknown 0 0,0
Total 196750 100,0


Testing Data
1 830 161 
tests have been completed in a total of which 38 083 new tests are reported.

They at home and please take all precautions that are necessary to prevent the spread of COVID. Your cooperation is highly appreciated and this is the time where you contribute on been the hero to everyone you love.

The world is now also on your hands, COVID -19 will pass soon and the world will be greater than it was again. There is a lot of businesses that won’t make it to see the end of it but let us help each other to be part of the heroes.

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