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 151.1 million with more than 129.1 million recoveries and deaths at 3 180 150 million.

In South Africa, the number of confirmed cases has surpassed the 1.5 million mark, whilst the death toll has risen to 54 331.

On the rest of the continent, 52 African Union Member States have so far reported 4 587 788 cases; with over 121 848 deaths and 4 112 028 recoveries.

COVID-19 stories making headlines around the world: