The World Health Organization says COVID-19 is on the increase across Africa.
In 22 countries, cases have risen by 20 percent in a week and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Namibia and Uganda are reporting their most weekly cases since the beginning of the pandemic.
The WHO has confirmed that lack of adherence to prevention measures is contributing to the rise in cases.
South Africa recorded more than 13,000 new infections on Wednesday, the highest daily number in five months.
In other news – Thembisa Mdoda who replaced actress Zandile Msutwana (Vuyiswa) on The Queen falls pregnant
Actress Thembisa Mdoda Nxumalo has set tongues wagging. The presenter of Old Mutual’s singing competition Amazing Voices was recently seen showing a baby bump, which led to viewers speculating whether she was pregnant or not.
After people started asking questions, the media personality took to social media to answer them. She wrote: “Don’t ask the question. The answer is yes.” Learn More