In this week’s Global COVID-19 Wrap, SABC News captures highlights from all corners of the globe, as the number of confirmed infections worldwide continues to rise.
Currently, the COVID-19 cases worldwide stand at over 161.8 million with more than 139.6 million recoveries and deaths at 3 359 153 million.
In South Africa, the number of confirmed cases has surpassed the 1.6 million mark, whilst the death toll has risen to 55 012.
On the rest of the continent, 52 African Union Member States have so far reported 4 708 637 cases; with 125 938 deaths and 4 243 248 recoveries.
COVID-19 stories making headlines around the world: