President Ramaphosa to address the nation on Covid-19 variant Omicron

President Ramaphosa to address the nation on Covid-19 variant Omicron

2021-11-29 09:57:00 PM

President Ramaphosa to address the nation on Covid-19 variant Omicron

President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to address the nation at 8pm on Sunday night on SA's response to the Covid-19 pandemic.

Alex PatrickReporterPresident Cyril Ramaphosa is set to speak to the nation after the discovery of a new Covid-19 varient.Image:President Cyril Ramaphosa is set to address the nation at 8pm on Sunday night onSA's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. 

This after thenational coronavirus command council met on Saturday over the discovery of a new Covid-19 variant in the country.A sharp rise in cases is believed to be driven by the newly identifiedB.1.1.529 Covid-19 variant, which was given the name Omicron by the World Health Organisation on Friday.

The council meeting involved drawing up recommendations regarding the new variant, which will be communicated on Sunday night. On Friday, minister in the presidency Mondli Gungubele said scientific evidence and submissions by different economic and social sectors would inform executive decision-making. headtopics.com

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During the week, Gungubele appeared to rule out another hard lockdown. While clarifying it was his personal view, he told a media briefing after a cabinet meeting, “We wish there must never be a possibility of locking down this country again. We are still dealing with the damage of 2020.”

On Saturday the Restaurant Association of SA CEO, Wendy Alberts, called for a meeting with the president after “rumours and announcements” of a further lockdown which she said would be disastrous for the economy and threaten employment and result in a “financial bloodbath”.

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Addressing it Where? One day to late .. Why do you keep repeating stories?!!! He can address to his comrades, we don't have time to listen to rubbish 🤨

President Ramaphosa to address the nation on Covid-19 variant OmicronPresident Cyril Ramaphosa is set to address the nation at 8pm on Sunday night on SA's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Can’t they just tweet and get it over with? This man does not lead. He follows instructio s from his overseas bosses. The 500 billion was for that..and December is the month for him to complete task he was given...vaccine SA....with any means neccessary He is true defenition of a SELLOUT Is he not inviting another looting, with his announcement,I think the president should,on monthly if not on weekly basis address the national not to react otherwise

President Ramaphosa to address the nation on Covid-19 variant OmicronPresident Cyril Ramaphosa is set to address the nation at 8pm on Sunday night on SA's response to the Covid-19 pandemic. Oh boy here we go again Is he taking questions or just prescribing?

WATCH | 'Unjustified, discriminatory': Ramaphosa criticises travel bans while SA remains on level 1 lockdownPresident Cyril Ramaphosa slammed certain international countries for prohibiting travel to and from Southern Africa after the discovery of a new Covid-19 variant known as the Omicron variant. It serves him right, now we don't have to wait for karma, as you react you suffer the consequences immediately, this is the new Age of Aquarius, the Age of miracles, so people must be careful coz self sabotage takes effect immediately. Godspeed 🙏❤️👁️🌞 Omicron new ways of introducing microchips just getting the country familiar to the word micro 😭😭🙄🙄 He is weak president we ever had in this country

Looming fourth wave no surprise but SA has all the tools to beat it, says RamaphosaPresident Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday suggested that SA was equipped to deal with the Omicron Covid-19 variant which was first detected in Botswana and subsequently in SA. There are over 100000 deaths from covid. Gov did not do enough to stop the spread. prioritised the economy and taxation and have led to deaths of breadwinners, children, grandparents and resulted in hundreds of orphans. Beware Gov lies During 2nd & 3rd waves sick people had to be treated in car parks. No hospital beds, no oxygen or ICUs. Field hospitals were dismantled and the money allocated for them 'disappeared'. governmentLies corruptionRules failedState SAisClosedForBusiness

Cyril Ramaphosa to address the nation tonight on new Covid-19 variantThe national coronavirus command council met on Saturday to discuss the discovery of Omicron

Cyril Ramaphosa to address the nation tonight on new Covid-19 variantThe national coronavirus command council met on Saturday to discuss the discovery of Omicron President of pandemic🙄 Yah we already know Omicron is nothing but a storm in a tea ☕️ cup , just wash ur hands wear masks 😷 and be careful yah