September 18, 2021
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Lindiwe Sisulu’s Rapid Response Team spends R3.73 million on travel expenses – DA

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The Democratic Alliance (DA) is calling on the Minister of Human Settlements Mmamoloko Kubayi and the Minister of Water and Sanitation Senzo Mchunu to immediately disband the two ...
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Tshwane extends new rapid bus system to Menlyn

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From Monday, the City of Tshwane is rolling out its rapid bus system, A Re Yeng, to Menlyn. The extensions are along a new route, known as the ...
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Covid-19: Sahpra authorises CapeBio to manufacture rapid test kits locally

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The SA Health Products Regulatory Authority (Sahpra) has authorised a city biotechnology company, CapeBio, to manufacture Covid-19 rapid test kits locally. The Covid-19 test kits, co-developed by CapeBio ...
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Covid-19: Most positive rapid tests 'were correct' and vaccine passports 'risk discrimination'

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Five things you need to know about the coronavirus pandemic this Thursday morning. ...
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Covid: 82% of positive rapid tests 'were correct'

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There had been concerns that large numbers would have to self-isolate after a false positive result. ...
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Covid: Rapid tests to be offered twice-weekly in England

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Dr Susan Hopkins, Covid-19 strategic response director at Public Health England, said rapid testing might find cases that would not otherwise be discovered, helping to break chains of ...
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Covid: Rapid home test kits to be available for workers

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Firms in England with more than 10 employees that are unable to provide on-site testing can apply. ...
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Economic outlook ‘unusually uncertain’ despite ‘rapid’ vaccine rollout

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“The Bank of England is facing the same cross-currents. Since its previous meeting in February, most developments – notably fresh rounds of fiscal stimulus domestically and abroad – ...
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NHLS set to conduct COVID rapid test to monitor success of vaccines

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The National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS) is set to conduct coronavirus rapid tests to see how successful vaccines are in the current South African environment. Scientists say this ...
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Covid-19: 48,000 businesses sign up for rapid testing

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Mike Cherry, national chair of the Federation of Small Businesses, said helping businesses to introduce testing was “fundamental to bringing the coronavirus under control”, while Matthew Fell, Confederation ...
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Covid-19: School rapid test cannot be overruled, says minister

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Concerns have been raised that thousands of pupils could be incorrectly told they have the virus. ...
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Covid-19: Rapid testing available to all businesses in England

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It is hoped the wider rollout of workplace testing will mean more asymptomatic cases are detected. ...
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Covid: Rapid tests and vaccines ‘will allow venues to reopen’ – minister

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Michael Kill, the boss of the Night Time Industries Association, welcomed the PM’s comments, saying: “Finally we have some acknowledgement from the prime minister and government on the ...
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Covid: Rapid tests could help reopen nightclubs, PM suggests

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Boris Johnson suggests testing clubbers and theatregoers to reopen venues that have been closed since March. ...
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KZN hospital offers free rapid COVID-19 tests

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A KwaZulu Natal hospital that was hard-hit by the second wave of COVID-19 is now offering rapid tests to the public. The RK Khan Hospital ...
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Covid-19: Rapid tests for asymptomatic people to be rolled out

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On Saturday the number of people who have died in the UK within 28 days of a positive Covid test reached 80,000. ...
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Covid-19: Doctors call for rapid rollout of vaccines

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But there are fears bottlenecks in the system may hamper how fast NHS can deliver jabs. ...
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Covid: Rapid tests ‘useful public health tool’

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It’s a more difficult question once you are using them to clear people to do something – for example visit a care home resident or cross the border ...
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Blaklez Urges Entertainers & Promoters To Use Their Influence To Fight The Rapid Increase Of Covid-19 Cases

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The post Blaklez Urges Entertainers & Promoters To Use Their Influence To Fight The Rapid Increase Of Covid-19 Cases appeared first on SA Hip Hop Mag. Blaklez Urges ...
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Covid: Scottish Care homes trial rapid tests for visitors

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However, a separate pilot in Liverpool showed the rapid tests missed half of all cases, raising questions about whether they are worthwhile. ...
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Covid: NHS rapid test use defended amid accuracy concerns

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The tests being rolled out in England’s tier-three areas are a “game-changer”, senior NHS adviser says. ...
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Covid-19: UK ‘confident’ of more vaccine doses, and care home rapid test concerns

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The government is “absolutely confident” the UK will have 800,000 Covid-19 vaccine doses by next week, when the vaccination programme starts, according to Business Secretary Alok Sharma. The ...
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Arsenal 4 – 1 Rapid Vienna

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It had been 271 days since Arsenal fans had last been at their home, for the victory against West Ham United on 7 March – and how the ...
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Arsenal 4-1 Rapid Vienna: Gunners win in Europa League in front of 2,000 fans

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Alexandre Lacazette’s opener ended his eight-game goal drought for the Gunners Arsenal gave their supporters the perfect welcome back to Emirates Stadium as Rapid Vienna were outclassed in ...
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Rapid Covid test: Daughter and mum, 95, hug for first time since March

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Christine Colburn embraces her mum for the first time in months after taking a rapid Covid test. ...
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Rapid Vienna 1 – 2 Arsenal: Europa League

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Luiz and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang score as Arsenal beat Rapid Vienna. David Luiz and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored two goals in five second-half minutes after a Bernd Leno mistake had ...
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Coronavirus: Rapid bedside test shows promise in hospitals

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The rapid test could help combat the spread of the virus in hospitals, researchers say. ...
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WHO to supply 120m rapid Covid-19 test kits to low-income countries

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The World Health Organization (WHO) announced a comprehensive plan to make available 120 million Covid-19 rapid diagnostic tests (RDTs) to low- to middle-income countries. The tests will provide ...
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Arewa salutes COAS, troops for gallantry, rapid success of Operation Sahel Sanity

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The Arewa Crusaders Against Banditry (ACAB) has hailed the Chief of Army Staff (COAS), Lt. Gen. Tukur Buratai and troops for the rapid success of Operation Sahel Sanity ...
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Canadian Coronavirus Rapid Test Kit Restricted Because Of Unreliable Results

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Though Canada needs more COVID-19 test kits, it will restrict the use of its own product. Health Canada announced that it will restrict the use of a new ...
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