🗓#KimberleyToday, Thursday 23/09/2021
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%.
☀ Today: 29°C Breezy this morning; increasing cloudiness.
🌑 Tonight: 14°C Clear.
🌟 Max UV Index: 6 High
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0%
🌬 Wind: NW 22 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 32km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 6:10 AM
Sunset: 6:17 PM
Duration: 12:07 hr
Moonrise: 8:40 PM
Moonset: 8:08 AM
Duration: 11:28 hr
TODAY IS EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY DAY
There is no denying that technology plays a huge role in our lives today! It is central to everything that we do, and it is playing a monumental role in education. Teachers recognize that their students need to get to grips with technology if they are going to have the best chances of making it in the world! So, it is only right that we celebrate everything that technology brings the world of education. Read on to discover more about Education Technology Day.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
23 September 1871, Theatre Royal in Dutoitspan Village opens.
23 September 1887, The Queen’s Theatre opens.
23 September 1918, The first case of Spanish Flu in Dutoitspan Mine compound detected.
23 September 1942, Colonel Sir David Harris, cousin of Barney Barnato dies.
Read more at https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=10699
🍽 #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: Get-To-Gather Sharing Promotion @ Debonairs: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38427
🍕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
🍔DAILY: Chow Fela Combo Meal @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38384
🍔WED: Wacky Wednesday Special @ Steers: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22002
🍕DAILY: Pizza Special @ The Couch Potato Restaurant & Take Away: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38391
🗓 #WHAT2DO & EVENTS
ALL EVENT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
23 SEP – Diana Fouche Live @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=25190
24 SEP – Pop-Up Market @ Kimberley Diamond & Jewellery Incubator (KDJI): https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38458
25 SEP – CANSA Relay for Life – Potjie of Hope: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38425
25 SEP – Wildsvleis Fees @ Makhulu Game Lodge: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38472
25 SEP – Mark Dag @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37527
25 SEP – Miss Heritage NC Crowning: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=30304
30 SEP – Steve Hofmeyr Live @ Camelot: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38389
2 OCT – Boeremark @ Route 64 at Gum Tree: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=35466
17 OCT – Vice-Chancellors Cycle Challenge @ Sol Plaatje University: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38488
23 OCT – Golf Day @ Sishen Golf Club: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38483
T-Shirt Printing Promotion @ Liza’s Creations: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37758
Personalized Printed Mugs Promotion @ Liza’s Creations: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=36041
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As of today (22 September 2021), the National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), a division of the National Health Laboratory Service reports 2,967 new COVID-19 cases that have been identified in South Africa, which brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 2,889,298. This increase represents a 7.0% positivity rate.
As per the National Department of Health, a further 124 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported, bringing total fatalities to 86,500 to date.
17,452,783 tests have been conducted in both public and private sectors.
The majority of new cases today are from KwaZulu-Natal (23%), followed by Western Cape (20%). Eastern Cape accounted for 12%; Free State & Gauteng Province each accounted for 11% respectively; Northern Cape accounted for 8%; North West accounted for 7%; Mpumalanga accounted for 6%; and Limpopo accounted for 2% of today’s new cases.
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 22 SEP 2021
The National Department of Health announced an additional 250 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape in the past 24 hours. The Province has a cumulative total of 89 327 people infected with COVID-19.
In today’s update, Frances Baard had the highest infections with 122 cases, followed by both ZF Mgcawu and Namakwa with 41 cases each, JT Gaetsewe (30) and Pixley ka Seme with 16 cases.
There were seventeen (17) new deaths (related to COVID-19 complications) reported today. These deaths are from: Frances Baard (13), Pixley ka Seme (2), Namakwa (1) and JT Gaetsewe (1). The Province total cumulative deaths increased to 2 165.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases is standing at 5 701.
There were 226 people reported to have recovered from the disease. The Province average recovery rate remains 91%, representing a cumulative total of 81 459 people who have recovered from COVID-19.