A family member wearing a full PPE suite looks on after the funeral of an elderly relative who died as a result of Covid-19 in Johannesburg. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: South Africa passes half a million confirmed cases

  • South Africa has become the epicentre of the deadly pandemic on the continent
  • More than 8,000 people have died as a result of Covid-19 in the country since the outbreak began
Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
A family member wearing a full PPE suite looks on after the funeral of an elderly relative who died as a result of Covid-19 in Johannesburg. Photo: EPA-EFE
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