🗓#KimberleyToday, Thursday 08/07/2021
TODAY’S WEATHER, EVENTS, SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
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No current loadshedding.
As in previous occasions, should anything change regarding the grid, loadshedding could be implemented at short notice.
Kimberley Sol Plaatje Municipal Rates & Tariffs for 2021/22 – as from 1 July 2021
Rates increase by 4,0%, electricity by 14,59% (domestic), water by 4,0%, sanitation by 4,0% and cleansing/refuse collection by 4,0%.
💧‼️ CURRENT WATER STATUS: ‼️💧
UPDATE: 23 APR 2021 – 08:00
Nightly Water Shutdown
Sol Plaatje have stated that Newton Reservoir pumps are turned off nightly until an adequate water level is achieved.
Time of Nightly Water Shutdown: 22:00 – 04:00 / 10pm – 4am
PLEASE NOTE: As in the past, sometimes water was switched off earlier than specified or switched on later than the times mentioned.
For all updates of the current water crisis, follow this link: https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=28889
☀ Today: 22°C Partly to mostly sunny with winds gradually subsiding.
🌑 Tonight: 8°C Clear.
🌟 Max UV Index: 4 Moderate
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0%
🌬 Wind: NNW 28 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 41 km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 7:14 AM
Sunset: 5:38 PM
Duration: 10:24 hr
Moonrise: 5:53 AM
Moonset: 4:14 PM
Duration: 10:21 hr
TODAY IS SCUD DAY
SCUD Day stands for Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama Day, and encourages those of us whose lives might have a touch too much drama to step back, relax, and enjoy the funnier side of life. Relaxation and humour are good for your physical and mental wellbeing, so turn the drama down a notch and enjoy a good laugh instead.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
Nothing as yet found that happened on this very day in Kimberley’s history. Et quaerere semper.
Read more at https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=9766
🍽 #WHERE2EAT SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
ALL WHERE 2 EAT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
🐟DAILY: Spicy Hake Pot @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38223
🐟DAILY: Hake, Rice, Chips & Coleslaw Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38221
🍕DAILY: Real Deal Pizza Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=25533
🍕DAILY: Cram-Decker Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=30135
🍕DAILY: Awesome Foursome Treat @ Debonairs @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=25837
🍗DAILY: Ayoba Meal Special @ Barcelos: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=35278
🍗DAILY: Thumbs Up Feast @ Barcelos: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=31926
🍔MON+WED: Tasty Twins Special @ Barcelos: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=6199
🍔DAILY: Mjojo Cheeseburger Meal @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=34546
🍔WED: Wacky Wednesday Special @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22002
🥡DAILY: Road House Specials @ The Couch Potato Restaurant & Take Away: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38251
🍔THU-SAT: Cheese Burger Special @ The Couch Potato Restaurant & Take Away: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38280
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
31 JUL – Wingman Manne Avontuur @ Alpha Plaas: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38219
31 JUL – Christmas in July @ Pro Plants: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38123
31 JUL – Mark Dag @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37527
7 AUG – Camelot Musiekfees: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38084
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As of today (7 July 2021), the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), a division of the National Health Laboratory Service, reports 21,427 new COVID-19 cases that have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2,112,336. This increase represents a 30.3% positivity rate.
As per the National Department of Health, a further 411 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 63,039 to date.
13 619 638 tests have been conducted in both public and private sectors.
The majority of new cases today are from Gauteng (49%), followed by Western Cape (13%). Limpopo accounted for 9%; KwaZulu-Natal & North West each accounted for 8% respectively; Mpumalanga accounted for 6%; Eastern Cape & Free State each accounted for 3% respectively; and Northern Cape accounted for 1% of today’s new cases.
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 07 JULY 2021
The National Department of Health announced an additional 317 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape in the past 24 hours. This brings the Province total to 60 676 people. There were four (4) previously confirmed cases that were wrongly allocated to the Province that have been removed as a result of the ongoing data verification.
Frances Baard recorded the highest COVID-19 infections with 87; followed by ZF Mgcawu with 76, Pixley ka Seme (63), Namakwa (58) and JT Gaetsewe (21) while 12 cases are unallocated.
Today, there were sixteen (16) newly recorded COVID-19 related deaths reported across the Province, only 2 of these deaths occurred in the last 72 hours while the rest are from previous months due to delays in reporting. These deaths are from: Frances Baard (4) and Pixley ka Seme (12). The Province total cumulative deaths increased to 1 440.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases currently stand at 4 936.
Today, 222 people were reported to have recovered from the disease. The Province average recovery rate stand at 90%, representing a cumulative total of 54 389 people who have recovered from COVID-19.