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November 17 2020 - 10:52
Staff exhaustion is an issue of major concern, says Zweli Mkhize on Covid-19 visit in Eastern Cape
Staff exhaustion is an issue of major concern. It is not necessarily the work load, but the emotional and mental well being too. The worry of thinking you may infect you’re loved ones when returning home. #ECVisit17November— Dr Zweli Mkhize (@DrZweliMkhize) November 17, 2020
November 17 2020 - 09:52
French health minister says he cannot give date for end of lockdown
French Health Minister Olivier Veran said on Tuesday he could not give a date for the end of the national lockdown.
The country-wide restrictions were imposed on Oct. 30, initially for a one-month period. Veran told BFM that travel restrictions would not be lifted on Dec. 1, repeating what Prime Minister Jean Castex said last week.
November 17 2020 - 09:40
Russia reports record high 442 coronavirus deaths, 22,410 new infections
Russia reported a record high of 442 deaths related to the novel coronavirus on Tuesday, taking the official death toll to 33,931.
Authorities also reported 22,410 new coronavirus infections in the last 24 hours, including 5,882 in the capital Moscow, bringing the national tally to 1,971,013.
November 17 2020 - 07:30
Worldwide coronavirus cases cross 54.59 million, death toll at 1,320,446
More than 54.59 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,320,446 have died, according to a Reuters tally.
Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December 2019.