🗓#KimberleyToday, Thursday 22/07/2021
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: 10°C Cold with some clouds, then sunshine.
🌑 Tonight: -3°C Clear and quite cold.
🌟 Max UV Index: 4 Moderate
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0%
🌬 Wind: SSW 15 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 22 km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 7:10 AM
Sunset: 5:45 PM
Duration: 10:35 hr
Moonrise: 4:00 PM
Moonset: 6:37 AM
Duration: 14:37 hr
TODAY IS HAMMOCK DAY
Nothing sounds quite as relaxing as kicking back and relaxing in a hammock – and there’s no better way to celebrate Hammock Day!
Get swinging and swaying in the backyard, or somewhere far beyond in the remote outdoors, with something as simple as a piece of fabric tied to a few strings!
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
22 July 1875, Richard Giddy Lodge No 1574 has its first meeting at the Treasury.
22 July 1931, Abantu-Batho Hall opens.
Read more at https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=9996
🍽 #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
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
29 JUL – CANSA Clinic Day: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38314
31 JUL – CANSA Active Virtual Run/Walk/Cycle: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38319
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
7 AUG – Camelot Musiekfees: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38084
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
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As of today (21 July 2021), the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), a division of the National Health Laboratory Service, reports 16,240 new COVID-19 cases that have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2,327,472. This increase represents a 27.5% positivity rate.
As per the National Department of Health, a further 516 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 68,192 to date.
14,369,234 tests have been conducted in both public and private sectors.
The majority of new cases today are from Gauteng (32%), followed by the Western Cape (21%). KwaZulu-Natal accounted for 11%; Limpopo and North West each accounted for 9%; Mpumalanga accounted for 7%; Eastern Cape accounted for 5%; Free State accounted for 3%; and the Northern Cape accounted for 2% of today’s new cases.
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 21 JULY 2021
The National Department of Health announced an additional 337 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape in the past 24 hours. This brings the Province total to 64 061 people.
Namakwa recorded the highest COVID-19 infections with 86, followed by Frances Baard (69), Pixley ka Seme (66), ZF Mgcawu (61) and JT Gaetsewe (51) while 4 cases is unallocated. Nama Khoi LM is the sub-district that recorded the highest cases (62) followed by Sol Plaatje LM (44).
Today, there are eighteen (18) reported deaths related to COVID-19 complications across the Province; all are from the previous months due to delays . The newly recorded deaths are from: Frances Baard (17) and ZF Mgcawu (1). This brings the Province cumulative total deaths to 1 600.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases is currently standing at 4 448.
There were 351 people reported to have recovered from the disease. The Province average recovery rate stand at 91%, representing a cumulative total of 58 011 people who have recovered from COVID-19.