JOHANNESBURG

South Africa announced Saturday that the total number of confirmed cases of the coronavirus has climbed to 38.

“Fellow South Africans, as of today, … the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is now 38. This means that our numbers have increased by 14, from yesterday’s confirmed cases of 24,” Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said.

Mkhize said among the cases is a 76-year-old male who had traveled to U.K. and the U.S.

Others include a 38-year-old male who had traveled to the Netherlands and Germany. Some other patients infected with the virus had recently traveled to France, Germany, Brazil

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