Coronavirus – South Africa: Increase in COVID-19 cases for Western Cape, Eastern Cape and Gauteng (9th June 2020)

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COVID-19 Update: In the last 24 hours, the Western Cape has had an increase of 1744 cases, the Eastern Cape 367 new cases and Gauteng 312 new cases.

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