The Department of Health confirmed that South Africa recorded 18,503 new COVID-19 cases, taking the cumulative number of infections to 1,296,806.
Another 712 people have died taking the death toll in SA to 35,852.
The health department also reported COVID-19 recoveries in SA at 1,049,740.
#COVID19 Statistics in SA as at 14 January .
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— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) January 14, 2021
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