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HomeBreaking News[BREAKING NEWS] First confirmed case of Covid-19 in South Africa

[BREAKING NEWS] First confirmed case of Covid-19 in South Africa

The patient is a 38-year-old man who returned from Italy on Sunday.

The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) has confirmed South Africa’s first proven case of Covid-19 on Thursday.

The patient is a 38-year-old man who returned from Italy on Sunday.

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The man consulted a GP on Tuesday, complaining of fever, a sore throat and a cough.

He is currently in self-quarantine.

This is a breaking news story. More details to follow

 

Source: CapeTalk

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