• South Africa’s coronavirus surge prompts strict new rules

    South Africa’s coronavirus surge prompts strict new rules0

    Cases of the South African variant have also been found in Britain, Finland and Switzerland, but Ramaphosa did not close the country’s borders as he had during its first wave. Only a handful of countries have banned travel from South Africa. South Africa’s health ministry pushed back against assertions that its new variant is more

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  • New strain of COVID-19 is driving South Africa’s resurgence

    New strain of COVID-19 is driving South Africa’s resurgence0

    South Africa has announced that a new variant of the COVID-19 virus is driving a resurgence of the disease, with higher numbers of confirmed cases, hospitalizations and deaths By MOGOMOTSI MAGOME and ANDREW MELDRUM Associated Press December 21, 2020, 9:28 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article JOHANNESBURG — South

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  • Mutated coronavirus strain is driving South Africa’s spike

    Mutated coronavirus strain is driving South Africa’s spike0

    South Africa has announced that a new variant of the coronavirus is driving the country’s current resurgence of COVID-19, with higher numbers of infections, hospitalizations and deaths. The new strain, known as 501.V2, is dominant among new confirmed infections in South Africa, according to health officials and scientists leading the country’s virus strategy. The variant

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  • New COVID-19 strain driving South Africa’s resurgence

    New COVID-19 strain driving South Africa’s resurgence0

    by: MOGOMOTSI MAGOME and ANDREW MELDRUM, Associated Press Posted: Dec 21, 2020 / 05:26 AM EST / Updated: Dec 21, 2020 / 06:03 AM EST A lone man who was just tested for COVID-19 waits in line to make payment for the test at a private laboratory in Johannesburg, South Africa, Saturday Dec. 19, 2020.

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  • GOODsoil VC accelerates Africa’s fintech investment surge with $940 000 seed0

    GOODsoil VC (www.GoodsoilVC.com) consolidates its commitment to leading the global surge of investment into Africa’s fintech market by investing in Ghana’s fastest-growing fintech startup – and offering investors a case study of real ROI. GOODsoil VC, an Africa-focused early stage venture capital firm headed by a diverse team of entrepreneurial investors, makes true on its

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  • South Africa’s chief justice unrepentant for linking Covid vaccines to satanism |0

    South Africa’s chief justice has dismissed concerns that he may be endangering people’s health by linking coronavirus vaccines to a “satanic agenda”. The comment by Mogoeng Mogoeng marked the first time since the outbreak of the pandemic that a senior judge had aired such preoccupations. South Africa has registered more than 22,700 deaths from Covid-19,

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