🗓#KimberleyToday, Thursday 11/11/2021
TODAY’S WEATHER, EVENTS, SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
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ESKOM: Loadshedding Stage 3 currently active until Friday, 12 Nov 2021 at 05:00; thereafter Stage 2 loadshedding will be implemented as previously communicated until 05:00 on Saturday, 13 Nov 2021.
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%.
☀ Today: 31°C Very warm with plenty of sunshine.
🌑 Tonight: 11°C Mainly clear.
🌟 Max UV Index: 12 Extreme
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0% – Day / 0% – Night
🌧️ Chance of Rain: 0% – Day / 0% – Night
🌬 Wind: WSW 11 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 22 km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 5:21 AM
Sunset: 6:49 PM
Duration: 13:28 hr
Moonrise: 11:38 AM
Moonset: 1:35 AM
Duration: 13:57 hr
TODAY IS ORIGAMI DAY
If you love the art of folding paper and creating beautiful creations from paper, cloth, dollar bills, napkins, or anything that’ll hold a crease, Origami Day is for you!
How to celebrate Origami Day
Well, it’s quite simple really. Pick up a piece of paper and start folding it into something amazing. Ok, so it really isn’t THAT simple, but there’s plenty of opportunities for you to use online resources and books from your library to start making amazing creations out of paper.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
11 NOVEMBER 1888, De Beers Board passes resolution of Rhodes to build Kenilworth village for the white miners.
11 NOVEMBER 1899, First person, a black woman, killed by Boer shelling during the siege.
11 NOVEMBER 1918, Armistice Day.
11 NOVEMBER 1918, The schools re-open after being closed by the Spanish Flu epidemic.
11 NOVEMBER 1932, Boys High School War Memorial unveiled.
11 NOVEMBER 1936, Great Britain lose to SA Bowls side 114-110 at the Stadium green.
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🍽 #WHERE2EAT SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
ALL WHERE 2 EAT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
🐟DAILY: Summer to Share Promotions @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38575
🍕DAILY: Get-To-Gather Sharing Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38427
🍕DAILY: Small Triple Decker Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38366
🍕DAILY: 5-Sausage Double-Stack Feast Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38587
🍔WED: Wacky Wednesday Special @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22002
🍔WED-SAT: Beer & Burger Combo Special @ The Couch Potato Restaurant: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38642
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
13 NOV – Diana Fouche Live @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=25190
17 NOV – NOCCI hosts Danie Botha Live @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38621
12 NOV – Barzani Group Golf Day @ The Kimberley Golf Club: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38644
13 NOV – Mark van Niekerk Memorial Road Race @ Tafel Lager Park: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38631
13 NOV – Kimberley parkrun: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=15540
13 NOV – Hyrax MTB Night Race @ Rooifontein: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37545
19-21 NOV – Ryder Cup @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=24676
19 NOV – Juan Boucher Live @ Bella Cardi: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37489
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As of today (10 November 2021), the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), a division of the National Health Laboratory Service reports 305 new COVID-19 cases that have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2,924,622. This increase represents a 0.9% positivity rate.
As per the National Department of Health, a further 48 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 89,435 to date.
18,802,232 tests have been conducted in both public and private sectors.
The majority of new cases today are from Gauteng (30%), followed by Western Cape accounting for 17%. KwaZulu-Natal accounted for 14%; Free State accounted for 9%; North West accounted for 8%; Mpumalanga and Northern Cape each accounted for 7% respectively; Eastern Cape accounted for 6%; and Limpopo accounted for 3% of today’s new cases.
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 10 NOVEMBER 2021
The National Department of Health announced an additional 21 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape in the past 24 hours. The Province cumulative total currently stands at 92 656 people infected with COVID-19.
Frances Baard recorded the highest infections with 7 cases, followed by ZF Mgcawu and Namakwa with 6 cases each, Pixley ka Seme (2) while in the JT Gaetsewe district, no new cases were recorded in the past 24 hours.
There were no new COVID-19 related deaths reported in the last 72 hours across the Province. However, twenty-six (26) deaths that occurred in the previous months in the Namakwa district (backlog due to delays in reporting), have been updated in the cumulative total. The total cumulative deaths in the Province currently stand at 2 359.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases currently standing at 1 544.
The Province average recovery rate stand at 96%, representing a cumulative total of 88 751 people who have recovered from COVID-19.