Rapper AKA announces he has COVID-19
South African rapper, AKA, real name, Kiernan Forbes has tested positive for COVID-19.
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COVID-19: WHO promises ‘honest evaluation’ of how world handled COVID-19GENEVA/ZURICH, July 9 (Reuters) - The World Health Organization (WHO) said on Thursday it was setting up an independent panel to review its handling of the COVID-19 pandemic and the response by governments.
COVID-19: COVID-19 pandemic plunges working world into crisis – ILOGENEVA, July 8 (Reuters) - Global leaders called for a comprehensive approach to counter the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, which International Labour Organization chief Guy Ryder said on Wednesday had plunged the world of work into 'unprecedented crisis'.
Covid-19 in classrooms: When a cough causes chaos - The Mail & GuardianDespite the department of basic education’s announcement that teachers and learners were given orientation about the coronavirus, anecdotal evidence doesn’t bear this out writes bongemacupe EducationMatters
‘We have underestimated airborne transmission of Covid-19’, says Wits professor Shabir Madhi“There is emerging evidence that is cause for concern that we might have underestimated the role of airborne transmission of Covid-19.”
Higher education adjusts 2021 academic calendar due to time lost to Covid-19 | CitypressHigher Education, Science and Innovation Minister Blade Nzimande has announced that the academic year for universities will only be completed in the early part of next year.
COVID-19: 2020 tertiary academic year to be extendedHigher Education Minister Blade Nzimande has confirmed the readjustment of the 2020 academic year due to the coronavirus pandemic.