🗓#KimberleyToday, Thursday 12/08/2021
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: 18°C Windy with plenty of sunshine.
🌑 Tonight: 3°C Clear and chilly.
🌟 Max UV Index: 5 Moderate
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0%
🌬 Wind: WSW 28 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 44 km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 6:56 AM
Sunset: 5:56 PM
Duration: 11:00 hr
Moonrise: 9:32 AM
Moonset: 9:55 PM
Duration: 12:23 hr
TODAY IS VINYL RECORD DAY
Vinyl Record Day is organized by (you guessed it) the Vinyl Record Day Company – a not-for-profit organization dedicated to recognizing the preserving vinyl music, its culture, art, and sound. Whilst you could dust off some old vinyl records, you may be surprised to find many modern artists producing music in vinyl format to provide a richer, more immersive experience.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
12 August 1952, Olympic gold medallist Esther Brand has civic reception at city hall and is given a another gold medal by the Mayor.
Read more at https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=10276
🍽 #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: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=25837
🍕DAILY: Small Triple Decker Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38366
🍔DAILY: Sharington Combo Meal @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38361
🍔WED: Wacky Wednesday Special @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22002
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
14 AUG – Market @ Kimberley SPCA: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37971
14 AUG – Northern Cape Hip Hop Awards @ Northern Cape Theatre: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38363
14 AUG – GnT Live @ Route 64 at Gum Tree: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37877
14 AUG – Tee Kay Live @ The Flamingo Casino: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38108
21 AUG – Rocco Live @ Kimberley Anne Boutique Hotel: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37595
25 SEP – Mark Dag @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37527
T-Shirt Printing Promotion @ Liza’s Creations: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37758
My Photos Special @ Liza’s Creations: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=34667
Personalized Printed Mugs Promotion @ Liza’s Creations: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=36041
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As of today (11 August 2021), the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), a division of the National Health Laboratory Service, reports 7,502 new COVID-19 cases that have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2,554,240. This increase represents an 18.9% positivity rate.
As per the National Department of Health, a further 573 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 75,774 to date.
15,363,298 tests have been conducted in both public and private sectors.
The majority of new cases today are from KwaZulu-Natal (26%), followed by Western Cape (23%). Gauteng Province accounted for 17%; Eastern Cape accounted for 13%; Free State accounted for 6%; Mpumalanga and North West each accounted for 5% respectively; Limpopo Province accounted for 3% and Northern Cape accounted for 2% of today’s new cases.
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 11 AUG 2021
The National Department of Health announced an additional 133 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape in the past 24 hours. The Province cumulative total is standing at 71 109 people infected with COVID-19.
Today, ZF Mgcawu recorded the highest COVID-19 infections with 53 cases, followed by Pixley ka Seme (25), JT Gaetsewe (24), Frances Baard (18) and Namakwa with 12 while 1 case is unallocated.
Today, twenty (20) newly recorded deaths related to COVID-19 complications that occurred within the last 30 days were reported across the Province. These deaths are from: Frances Baard (9), Pixley ka Seme (5), ZF Mgcawu (3), JT Gaetsewe (1), Namakwa (1) and 1 death unallocated. The Province cumulative total deaths increases to 1 829.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases decreased to 5 425.
There were 301 people reported to have recovered from the disease. The Province average recovery rate increased to 90%, representing a cumulative total of 63 853 people who have recovered from COVID-19.