Covid-19 Deaths Breach 101,000 As 4,200 New Cases Recorded On Tuesday

Covid-19 Deaths Breach 101,000 As 4,200 New Cases Recorded On Tuesday..  The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) on Tuesday reported that 4,227 new Covid-19 cases had been identified in…

More Than 10,000 New Covid-19 Cases In SA In One Day

More Than 10,000 New Covid-19 Cases In SA In One Day..  The Covid-19 positivity rate jumped to 25.3% on Wednesday with 10,017 new infections recorded.   Advertisement

SA’s Aspen To Slash Covid Vaccine Capacity If There Are No Orders In Six Weeks

SA’s Aspen To Slash Covid Vaccine Capacity If There Are No Orders In Six Weeks..  Aspen Pharmacare will switch about half of its Covid-19 vaccine production capacity to other products…

Africa CDC Urges Covid-19 Vaccine Buyers To Order From SA’s Aspen

Africa CDC Urges Covid-19 Vaccine Buyers To Order From SA’s Aspen…  Africa’s top public health body urged all those purchasing Covid-19 vaccines for the continent to place orders with South…

KZN Sees An Increase In Daily Covid-19 Cases

KZN Sees An Increase In Daily Covid-19 Cases…  KwaZulu-Natal has recorded a notable increase in the latest Covid-19  cases amid the warning that the fifth wave is nearing. Advertisement  

Almost 5,000 New Covid-19 Infections And Over 100 Hospitalised In The Past 24 Hours In SA

Almost 5,000 New Covid-19 Infections And Over 100 Hospitalised In The Past 24 Hours.. The National Institute for Communicable Diseases on Friday said Covid-19 infections were on the increase after…

Covid-19 Infection Rate Jumps To 21%

Covid-19 Infection Rate Jumps To 21%..  Sixty-two people have been admitted to hospital with Covid-19 complications in the latest 24-hour reporting period. Advertisement

Covid-19 accelerates aging of the brain and may lead to dementia – Study reveals

Covid-19 accelerates aging of the brain and may lead to dementia – Study reveals..  A new study has said that people who have had a case of Covid-19 no matter…

Czech singer dies after catching covid intentionally

Czech singer dies after catching covid intentionally…  A folk singer from the Czech Republic died after deliberately catching covid to allow her access to specific venues. Advertisement

Premier League to consider changing rules on covid postponements

Premier League to consider changing rules on covid postponements…  The Premier League are considering changing the current rules on postponing fixtures after this weekend’s round of matches.

U.S. Postal Service is now taking orders for free COVID-19 test kits

U.S. Postal Service is now taking orders for free COVID-19 test kits.. The U.S. Postal Service has begun taking orders for free at-home coronavirus test kits. Advertisement The website COVIDtests.gov was originally slated to begin…

All Covid restrictions in England could end in March under No 10 plans

All Covid restrictions in England could end in March under No 10 plans.. No 10 is drawing up plans to phase out England’s remaining pandemic restrictions from as early as…

I ‘wanted to feel stronger and get rid of his joint pain’ – Serial-vaxxer says after getting arrested for receiving twelve Covid-19 jabs

I ‘wanted to feel stronger and get rid of his joint pain’ – Serial-vaxxer says after getting arrested for receiving twelve Covid-19 jabs…An elderly man has been arrested by police for…

South Africa has 144,355 active cases of Covid-19

South Africa has 144,355 active cases of Covid-19..  As of Monday, the number of active Covid-19 cases in South Africa is 144,355. Of these, 2,409 were identified in the past…

Covid-19 lockdown: China confines 1.2m people to their homes after 3 cases

Covid-19 lockdown: China confines 1.2m people to their homes after 3 cases..  More than one million people in a city in central China were being confined to their homes on…

Covid-19 update: 87 more deaths recorded in SA

Covid-19 update: 87 more deaths recorded in SA…  The 3,232 new cases represent an 18.6% positivity rate.  The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD) on Monday reported 3,232 new Covid-19…

Moderna says booster dose of its COVID-19 vaccine appears protective vs Omicron

Moderna says booster dose of its COVID-19 vaccine appears protective vs Omicron..  Moderna Inc (MRNA.O) said on Monday that a booster dose of its COVID-19 vaccine appeared to be protective…

Australia Woman reveals she was sacked for getting Covid vaccine after her boss said it was against God’s wishes

Australia Woman reveals she was sacked for getting Covid vaccine after her boss said it was against God’s wishes..  A church worker claims she was sacked by the church where…

3 NFL games moved due to COVID-19 outbreaks

3 NFL games moved due to COVID-19 outbreaks.. As COVID-19 cases spike across the NFL, multiple games on the NFL’s Week 15 slate could be pushed back.. Advertisement

Dutch royal family broke COVID rules to hold a 21-person party to celebrate heir to the throne turning 18

Dutch royal family broke COVID rules to hold a 21-person party to celebrate heir to the throne turning 18..  The Dutch royal family broke COVID-19 rules to hold a party…

Covid-19: US surpasses 800,000 pandemic deaths

Covid-19: US surpasses 800,000 pandemic deaths..  More than 800,000 Americans have now died from the coronavirus, the highest recorded national death toll from the global pandemic. Advertisement

Two hippopotamuses test positive for Covid-19 at Antwerp Zoo in Belgium

Two hippopotamuses test positive for Covid-19 at Antwerp Zoo in Belgium… Two hippopotamuses have tested positive for Covid-19 at Antwerp zoo in Belgium. Advertisement Imani, aged 14, and Hermien, 41,…

Omicron variant: US to require travellers to take a COVID test 24 hours before their flight to the US

Omicron variant: US to require travellers to take a COVID test 24 hours before their flight to the US..  International travelers coming to the United States from anywhere in the…

Covid-19 infection rate climbs by 10%, with ‘large’ jump expected on Wednesday

Covid-19 infection rate climbs by 10%, with ‘large’ jump expected on Wednesday..  Preliminary data shows that the Covid-19 infection rate has climbed by 10.2% and at least 21 people have…

Fedusa endorses government’s plan to probe feasibility of mandatory vaccinations

Fedusa endorses government’s plan to probe feasibility of mandatory vaccinations..  The Federation of Unions of South Africa (Fedusa) has backed government’s plan to investigate the feasibility of making Covid-19 vaccinations…

Biden Administration Braces for New COVID-19 Variant Omicron

Biden Administration Braces for New COVID-19 Variant Omicron..  The U.S. is exercising caution in response to a newly detected variant of the coronavirus called omicron, which the World Health Organization…

US praises SA for ‘transparency’ in flagging Omicron variant

US praises SA for ‘transparency’ in flagging Omicron variant…  The United States praised South Africa Saturday for quickly identifying the new Covid strain called Omicron and sharing this information with the world —…

Covid-19 update: Cases continue to rise as world braces for Omicron

Cases continue to rise as world braces for Omicron…  A slight uptick in Covid-19 cases has been detected over the past 24 hours, the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD)…

An Omicron case hasn’t yet been detected in the US, but the concerning variant is bound to ‘go all over,’ Fauci says

An Omicron case hasn’t yet been detected in the US, but the concerning variant is bound to ‘go all over,’ Fauci says..  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said…

Covid-19: Europe faces 700,000 more deaths by March 2022 – WHO

Covid-19: Europe faces 700,000 more deaths by March 2022 – WHO..  The World Health Organization has stated that a further 700,000 people could die of Covid-19 by March 2022 in…