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Bad news for South Africans after this happened

Siyabonga Mkhwanazi Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla has puzzled the choice of the United Kingdom and different countries to impose a tour ban on South Africa after the invention of a brand new variant. Phaahla said on Friday, at some stage in a media briefing, this become unjustified.

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Bad news for South Africans after this happened

HEALTH

Breaking news: western cape discovers early signs of fourth wave variant

Breaking news western Cape has discovered fourr wave of the newly discovered Variant in southern Africa. Minister of health Joe Phaahla and their scientist believed that if the newely discovered variant of covid 19 are discovered in Gaunteng other provinces can also have the the virus as it was reported that the eastern cape haveasigns of a newly variant of covid 19.

  8 hours ago ago
Breaking news: western cape discovers early signs of fourth wave variant

TRAVEL

Travel ban by UK and other EU countries unjustified: Phaahla

Travel ban by UK and other EU countries unjustified: Phaahla (iol.co.za) Siyabonga Mkhwanazi Wellbeing Minister Dr Joe Phaahla has scrutinized the choice of the UK and different nations to force a movement prohibition on South Africa after the disclosure of another variation. Phaahla said on Friday, during a media preparation, this was inappropriate.

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Travel ban by UK and other EU countries unjustified: Phaahla

HEALTH

Bad news for South Africans after this happened

Siyabonga Mkhwanazi Wellbeing Minister Dr. Joe Phaahla has scrutinized the choice of the UK and different nations to force a movement prohibition on South Africa after the disclosure of another variation. Phaahla said on Friday, during a media preparation, this was inappropriate. He said when the researchers reported the infection they were keeping the rules of the World Health Organization.

  4 hours ago ago
Bad news for South Africans after this happened

HEALTH

Warning| Signs Of a Covid-19 4th Wave Are Confirmed As New Coronavirus Variant Has Been Detected

A new Covid variation has been recognized in South Africa that researchers say is a worry as a result of its large number of transformations and fast spread among youngsters in Gauteng, the country's most crowded area, Health Minister Joe Phaahla declared Thursday. The Covid develops as it spreads and numerous new variations, incorporating those with stressing changes, frequently cease to exist.

  17 hours ago ago
Warning| Signs Of a Covid-19 4th Wave Are Confirmed As New Coronavirus Variant Has Been Detected

HEALTH

Health Minister drops bad news for Mzansi

Covid-19 is still with us and still taking lives. The third wave was not as bad as the second wave and cases of infections have significantly dropped lately. But that could soon change as South Africa could experience a fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in the middle of December in early January.

  14 days ago ago
Health Minister drops bad news for Mzansi

HEALTH

What to expect from the upcoming 4th wave and lockdown restrictions (by Minister of health)

Wellbeing pastor Joe Phaahla says that the nation is seeing an ascent in Covid-19 contaminations, yet that wellbeing authorities won't move to present stricter lockdown limitations right now. Phaahla let eNCA know that current estimates show a fourth Covid-19 wave is probably going to hit South Africa mid-December at the most punctual, heading towards early January.

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What to expect from the upcoming 4th wave and lockdown restrictions (by Minister of health)

POLITICS

OPINION| Joe must know that I would rather be arrested than let lockdown disturb my life

Joe Phaahla must know that the lockdown he is talking about if for all politians not voters, this time we are ready to break the rules left and right and centr, the last time we enjoyed our festive season was 2019. So when it was time for campaigns and voting Covid19 was quite, this government is playing us here or it means votes were more important than our lives?

  5 days ago ago
OPINION| Joe must know that I would rather be arrested than let lockdown disturb my life

HEALTH

"Do not panic" Advised Minister Joe Phaahla regarding the 4th wave of covid

Health Minister Joe Phaahla says that the nation is seeing an ascent in Covid-19 contaminations, however that wellbeing authorities won't move to present stricter lockdown limitations right now. Phaahla let eNCA know that current conjectures show a fourth Covid-19 wave is probably going to hit South Africa mid-December at the soonest, heading towards early January.

  3 days ago ago

HEALTH

Unpleasant surprise, B.1.1.529 Covid variant likely to affect festive season, see details

The discovery of the new B.1.1.529 Covid variant is still 'very fresh news,' according to Health Minister Joe Phaahla, and has caught the government off guard, with health officials and scientists still monitoring the situation to see how it might affect South Africa. The government was only fully briefed on the new variant on Thursday morning (November 25), according to Phaahla, who expects more data over the weekend.

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Unpleasant surprise, B.1.1.529 Covid variant likely to affect festive season, see details

HEALTH

Bad news; Another deadly Variant found

Well being Minister Dr Joe Phaahla on Thursday affirmed the rise of another Covid-19 variation, which has been identified in three nations, including South Africa. B.1.1.529 variation 22 instances of the new SARS-CoV-2 infection variation have been distinguished in South Africa, as indicated by the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD).

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Bad news; Another deadly Variant found

HEALTH

Bad news; Covid-19: New B.1.1.529 variant becoming dominant in SA

Prosperity Minister Dr Joe Phaahla on Thursday attested the ascent of another Covid-19 variety, which has been distinguished in three countries, including South Africa. B.1.1.529 variety 22 occasions of the new SARS-CoV-2 contamination variety have been recognized in South Africa, as shown by the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD).

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Bad news; Covid-19: New B.1.1.529 variant becoming dominant in SA

HEALTH

‘We want to avoid severe lockdowns’, says Phaahla as Covid-19 fourth wave looms

In the recent weeks there have been emerging reports of the fourth wave looming in South Africa, during the festive season- and it seems that the fears that South Africans had are coming true. According to several media reports, it is a sure thing now that South Africa will be going back to level four or 3 lock down during the festive season.

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‘We want to avoid severe lockdowns’, says Phaahla as Covid-19 fourth wave looms

HEALTH

New variant expected to breakout in South Africa in weeks time

Minister Phaahla stresses the importance of vaccination, as the more individuals who are vaccinated, the less opportunities there are for COVID19 variants to emerge. Spreading misinformation is dangerous. Please be safe, avoid super spreader events, wear your mask, wash your hands properly & regularly, opt for ventilated spaces, get vaccinated against COVID-19, & opting to reduce trips to places with high human contact.

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New variant expected to breakout in South Africa in weeks time

HEALTH

Level 3 lockdowns and fourth wave expected soon. Here's why the fourth wave may not be so scary

Health Minister Joe Phaahla has seemingly brought some Christmas cheer to worried South Africans in front of the merry season, after he recommended that the nation would do things any other way despite a COVID-19 fourth wave. Because of Mzansis antibody rollout, the requirement for brutal lockdowns has now dwindled.

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Level 3 lockdowns and fourth wave expected soon. Here's why the fourth wave may not be so scary

HEALTH

New Covid-19 Variant : Minister Phaahla said it was too early to tell what action will be taken

As theere was a notification regarding the new Covid-19 Variant , the Minister highlighted that it was too early to tell what action will be taken in order to help curb the spread of the new variant .The variant has already been noted in some cases in Gauteng . The scientists also believe that it may have also be present in other provinces .The minister informed that his department became aware of the variant on Wednesday and as such , no consultations had been made .The minister did inform however inform that consultations would be made even though it was not known what action would be taken .

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New Covid-19 Variant : Minister Phaahla said it was too early to tell what action will be taken

HEALTH

Hard lockdown coming for December? The Minister makes predictions on fourth wave

12 November 2021 Writer: Sfiso Memela Could we have a repeat of what happened last year December when we had a hard lockdown of level 3? The Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla has predicted when the fourth wave of Covid-19 could hit the country. It will be remembered that the scientists had predicted that the fourth wave could be in October but it did not arrive then.

  14 days ago ago
Hard lockdown coming for December? The Minister makes predictions on fourth wave

HEALTH

COVID-19| South Africa To Experience This Soon

A fourth wave of the COVID-19 pandemic might hit South Africa in the middle of next month or early January. According to Health Minister Joe Phaahla, this is the case. On Friday morning, Phaahla and a team of experts gave an update on how they were coping with the pandemic.

  14 days ago ago
COVID-19| South Africa To Experience This Soon

HEALTH

Just in | Unvaccinated Individual Should Vaccinate Before 4th Wave to avoid this

https://www.iol.co.za/lifestyle/health/health-minister-joe-phaahla-urges-south-africans-to-vaccinate-before-imminent-fourth-wave-4b5996aa-62be-5a2a-8742-e6aa00ca7cbeHealth Minister Joe Phaahla recommended South Africans to immunize the Coronavirus "before the following fourth wave that could before long hit the nation." Phaahla, who talked on the Gomorrah casual agreement in Pretoria throughout the stop of the week, stated that life-saving antibodies are the main anticipate the drawn out accomplishment of Covid destruction.

  18 days ago ago
Just in | Unvaccinated Individual Should Vaccinate Before 4th Wave to avoid this

HEALTH

JUST IN: No Spike In Covid-19 Infections Following Elections.

Health minister Joe Phaahla stated that he is thrilled to announce that there has been no spike in COVID-19 infections, 11 days after the local government elections. The department of health held a virtual briefing on COVID-19 and the vaccination rollout programme. Phaahla revealed that there is no province that indicated a spike until now.

  14 days ago ago
JUST IN: No Spike In Covid-19 Infections Following Elections.