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President Cyril Ramaphosa to address the nation on Sunday at 8 pm

28 November 2021 3:35 PM
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travel bans
President Cyril Ramaphosa
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fourth wave
Vooma Vaccination Weekends
B.1.1.529
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Omicron variant

The President's address follows weekend meetings with the relevant Councils on the latest developments in the Covid-19 pandemic.

President Cyril Ramaphosa will address the nation on Sunday at 8pm the presidency has announced.

The address follows meetings of the National Coronavirus Command Council, the President’s Coordinating Council and Cabinet.

Amid warnings of a looming fourth wave of Covid-19 infections heading into the festive season, the Health Department also announced on Thursday that a new variant had been identified in South Africa.

The discovery of the Omicron (B.1.1.529) variant has led to a slew of travel bans, leaving the country's major airports in chaos.




28 November 2021 3:35 PM
Tags:
travel bans
President Cyril Ramaphosa
Vaccination hesitancy
Family Meeting
fourth wave
Vooma Vaccination Weekends
B.1.1.529
Omicron
Omicron variant

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