The first confirmed case of the Omicron variant of COVID-19 has been detected in a person in California, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said.
“The individual was a traveller who returned from South Africa on 22 November 2021,” the agency said.
The individual, who was fully vaccinated and had mild symptoms that are improving, is self-quarantining and has been since testing positive. All close contacts have been contacted and have tested negative.
In other news – Photos: Inside Kamo Mphela’s 22nd birthday celebrations
Kamo Mphela has taken to her social media to share photos from her 22nd birthday celebration. The star turns 22-year-old this Monday, 29th of November, and she’s super elated about the new age.
Few months ago, the entertainer made it known that she has great plans for this year’s birthday, and we can see she’s on the move already, as she’s secured herself and her team a house for the birthday. Learn more