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Second coronavirus death reported in South Africa

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South Africa- A 74-year-old man from Ladysmith in KwaZulu Natal has become the second South African to die from the coronavirus.

Health Minister Zweli Mkhize says the man had travelled to the Kruger National Park with his family.
On their return, he experienced flu-like symptoms. He had an underlying skin cancer condition which made him more vulnerable.
The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in South Africa is 1280.

This is an increase of 93 from the previously reported cases.
Gauteng leads with 584, Western Cape second with 310 and KwaZulu Natal
rounds off the top three with 167.
Northern Cape and North West have the least infections with six each.

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