🗓#KimberleyToday, Wednesday 16/06/2021
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: ‼️💧
TEMPORARY WATER INTERRUPTION 24-26 JUNE 2021
Residents of the City are advised of a planned Water Supply Interruption for the entire city from 24th June 2021 (Thursday night) to 26th June 2021 (Saturday night). The objective is to enhance security of water supply to the community and its surrounding areas.
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: 24°C Partly sunny and nice.
🌑 Tonight: 9°C Overcast this evening; partly cloudy late.
🌟 Max UV Index: 4 Moderate
⛈ Thunderstorms: 0%
🌬 Wind: NNW 19 km/h
🌬 Gusts: 28 km/h
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’s SKY
Sunrise: 7:12 AM
Sunset: 5:31 PM
Duration: 10:19 hr
Moonrise: 11:46 AM
Moonset: 11:04 PM
Duration: 11:18 hr
TODAY IS YOUTH DAY
June 16 marks the commemoration of Youth Day in South Africa. This is the day the country reflects on the massacre of school children during the Soweto Uprising of 1976. The response of the organisations in exile can be understood in the context of the events that took place on the day.
TODAY IN KIMBERLEY’S HISTORY
16 June 1998, Businessman Poddy Shein dies.
Read more at https://www.kimberley.org.za/?p=9401
🍽 #WHERE2EAT SPECIALS & PROMOTIONS
ALL WHERE 2 EAT DETAILS, LOCATIONS & TIMES @
🐟DAILY: Hake, Rice & Chips Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37627
🐟DAILY: Hake & Rice Meal @ Fishaways: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=30362
🍕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: Chick-In Combo Promotion @ Debonairs : https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38204
🍗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 @
20 JUN – Father’s Day with Tee Kay @ The OX: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=22586
16 JUN – Tug of War Fundraiser @ Pirates Club: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38202
16 JUN – Kimberley Bike Show @ Victoria Pub: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38185
19 JUN – Market @ Kimberley SPCA: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37971
20 JUN – Father’s Day Buffet @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=29604
20 JUN – Father’s Day Lunch @ Harvest Grill & Wine: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=29601
26 JUN – Groote Post Wine Tasting @ Mattanu Private Game Reserve: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38117
3 JUL – Mark Dag @ MMGE: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37527
3 JUL – Dames Oggend @ Bella Cardi: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=38111
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
T-Shirt Printing Promotion @ Liza’s Creations: https://www.kimberley.co.za/?p=37758
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As of today (15 June 2021), The National Institute for Communicable Diseases (NICD), a division of the National Health Laboratory Service, reports that 8,436 new COVID-19 cases have been identified in South Africa, representing in an 17,8% positivity rate. This brings the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases to 1,761,066.
12,270,842 tests have been conducted in both public and private sectors.
The majority of new cases today are from the Gauteng province (64%), followed by the Western Cape (7%), North West (6%), Free State (6%) and KwaZulu-Natal (5%).
NORTHERN CAPE COVID-19 STATISTICS AS AT 15 JUNE 2021
The National Department of Health announced an additional 215 people testing positive for COVID-19 in the Northern Cape today. The Province total currently stand at 55 110 people.
In today’s update, Pixley ka Seme recorded the highest COVID-19 infections (71), followed by Frances Baard and ZF Mgcawu with 46 cases each, JT Gaetsewe (40) and Namakwa while 4 cases are unallocated.
Today, only one (1) newly recorded COVID-19 related death was reported from Frances Baard in the Province. The Province total cumulative deaths increased to 1 267.
We convey our sincere and heartfelt sympathy to the families and loved ones of the departed.
The number of total active cases currently stand at 8 555.
There were 179 people reported to have recovered from the disease in the past 72 hours. The Province average recovery rate stands at 83%, representing a cumulative total of 45 504 people who have recovered from COVID-19.