🗓#KimberleyToday, Thursday 15/04/2021
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.
💧‼️ CURRENT WATER STATUS: ‼️💧
The Municipality is currently supplying water in an interim time based Schedule for the entire city.
At this stage we are unsure of how long this will be implemented for, but we will keep all updated as info becomes available.
For a list of the different zones and time schedules as well as all updates of the current water crisis, follow this link: https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=28889
‼️⛔ TEMPORARY ROAD CLOSURES KIMBERLEY – 15 April 2021 ⛔‼️
Notice is given of a protest march this morning, Thursday 15th April 2021 starting from an assembly point next to Kemo Hotel, Pniel Road starting at 9am. Community members will proceed and turn left into Cecil Sussman and Quinn Streets and turn left into Roper Street at the Premier’s Office.
☀ Today: 31°C Mostly sunny and very warm.
🌑 Tonight: 12°C Mainly clear.
🌟 Max UV Index: 6 High
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0%
🌬 Wind: SSW 11 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 22 km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 6:39 AM
Sunset: 6:03 PM
Duration: 11:24 hr
Moonrise: 9:25 AM
Moonset: 8:11 PM
Duration: 10:46 hr
TODAY IS HUSBAND APPRECIATION DAY
Every day they are out there, taking care of and helping out their families in a million different ways–both large and small. Things have changed over the years and a husband’s role has changed right along with it. Men take more responsibility for the household and children than in any previous generation!
What hasn’t changed is the appreciation that these amazing husbands deserve for all their tireless efforts. Husbands work hard and they deserve to be appreciated.
Husband Appreciation Day reminds everyone to take a little extra time each year to celebrate these wonderful men and everything they do as husbands.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
15 April 1891, The Kimberley African choir leaves for their England tour.
15 April 1901, Mayor’s Siege Medal (Kimberley Star) handed out in the Public Gardens.
15 April 1902, Foundation stone laid for Beaconsfield Public School.
15 April 1902, Work commences on the Honoured Dead Memorial.
Read more at https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=8683
🍽 #WHERE2EAT SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
ALL WHERE 2 EAT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
🐟DAILY: Hake, Rice & Appletiser Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37969
🐟DAILY: Hake, Chips, Rice & Coleslaw Platter Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37967
🍕DAILY: Lunch Vibes Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37203
🍕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: 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: Breakfast Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37062
🥩DAILY: Business Lunch Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37781
🍴DAILY: Eisbein Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch – Horseshoe Inn: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=33192
🍖DAILY: Spare Rib Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch – Horseshoe Inn: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=34387
🍣DAILY: Sushi Platter Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37764
🍕MON: Monday 1/2 PRICE Pizza Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=33613
🥩TUE: Tuesday Rump Steak Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37783
🍴WED: Wednesday 1/2 Price Schnitzel Special @ The Crazy Horse Steak Ranch: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=31041
🍔DAILY: Phanda Ribster Meal @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=32247
🍔WED: Wacky Wednesday Special @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22002
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
15 APR – JA Solar Installer Training @ Herholdt’s Group: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37934
16 APR – Tee Kay Live @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22586
17 APR – Hannah E Live @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=25427
24 APR – Tee Kay Live @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37963
16 APR – Roadhouse Braai @ Acacia Park: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37977
16 APR – KWV Gin Tasting @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37991
17 APR – CANSA Shavathon @ Scarlett Rose Hair Boutique: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37907
17 APR – Market @ Kimberley SPCA: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37971
24 APR – Trailrun @ Marrick Safari: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=31355
24 APR – MTB Race @ Marrick Safari: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=34370
27 APR – Kekkel & Kraai Market @ 8 Myl: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=29578
1 MAY – Boeremark @ Route 64 at Gum Tree: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=35466
29 MAY – Matsa 100 Miler MTB Race @ Bushpub Family Restaurant & Pub: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37912
4-6 JUN – MTB Classic @ Mokala National Park: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22605
Conference Facilities @ Horseshoe Inn: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=33732
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As of today (14 Apr 2021), the cumulative number of COVID-19 cases for South Africa is 1 561 559.
The number of tests conducted to date is 10 216 114. Of these 34 971 tests were completed since the last report.
Today, 75 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported: Eastern Cape 14, Free State 9, Gauteng 26, Kwa-Zulu Natal 24, Limpopo 0, Mpumalanga 0, North West 0, Northern Cape 0 and Western Cape 2 which brings the total to 53 498 deaths.
We convey our condolences to the loved ones of the departed and thank the health care workers who treated the deceased.
Our cumulative recoveries today stand at 1 486 873, representing a recovery rate of 95%.
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 14 APRIL 2021
The Minister of Health announced an additional 159 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape today. The Province cumulative total is now standing at 37 176 people. The last time the Province reported more than 150 positive COVID-19 cases in a day was on 26 March 2021, nineteen (19) days apart.
The three (3) previously confirmed cases that were wrongly allocated to the Province have been removed through ongoing data verification.
Frances Baard and Namakwa continues to have higher daily positive cases, in today’s report recording the highest cases with 79 and 35, respectively; followed by ZF Mgacwu (23), Pixley ka Seme (14) and JT Gaetsewe (7) while 1 case is unallocated. Sol Plaatje LM is the leading sub-district with 76 cases reported today followed by Nama Khoi LM with 20 cases.
There were no new COVID-19 related deaths reported today. The Province total cumulative deaths due to COVID-19 complications is now standing at 842.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases in the Province increased slightly to 3 273.
There were 55 people reported to have recovered from the disease in the past 24 hours. The Province average recovery rate currently stands at 89%, representing a cumulative total of 33 215 people who have recovered from COVID-19.
VACCINES SAVE LIVES – VACCINATION ROLL-OUT
The ongoing Johnson & Johnson (J&J) vaccine program has been suspended as per National Health Ministry’s directive thus no vaccination took place today. The total number of Healthcare Workers vaccinated across the Province is currently standing at 5 995 since the vaccination campaign started on 17 February 2021.