KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala says it is concerning that the number of people infected with covid-19 continues to rise daily in the province. He was delivering the key note address during a virtual commemoration of Women's Day where he also paid tribute to women at the forefront, ,fighting the pandemic. Currently the province has over 95-thousand positive cases and more than 1-thousand-400 deaths. Zikalala says the province is now recording over a thousand new cases per day.