There are now more than 79 000 active coronavirus cases in the country. This after 9 320 new cases were recorded in the last reporting cycle. According to the latest figures from the National Institute for Communicable Diseases, another 114 people have succumbed to the virus. This has pushed the total number of fatalities in the country to 57 706. The positivity rate now stands at 16, 6%, with the recovery rate decreasing to 92, 1%. Gauteng once again recorded the highest number of new infections in a day at close to 6 000. We have Acting Minister of Health Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane via zoom to talk more about various issues facing the country