With new Omicron cases feared both in and out of Auckland, the Prime Minister has outlined the plan if an outbreak of the new variant were to occur — as well as raising Northland into Orange alert from tonight. 🔗
Chicago's omicron peak has passed, Dr. Allison Arwady shared Wednesday in her weekly COVID-19 update.
At a news conference President Joe Biden said Russia would face sanctions if it invades Ukraine and addressed the COVID-19 pandemic as omicron surges.
JUST IN: Omicron COVID variant was in Europe before South African scientists detected and flagged it to the world
Breaking News: The WHO approved the first ever malaria vaccine, which could save tens of thousands of children in sub-Saharan Africa. The quest for this vaccine has been underway for a hundred years, a WHO official said, and is a "historic event."
This is obscene. Last week, 8 investors in Pfizer and Moderna became $10 billion richer as news about the Omicron variant spread. It's time for these pharmaceutical companies to share their vaccines with the world and start controlling their greed. Enough is enough!
WELCOME HOME: A soldier's worry her beloved dog wouldn't remember her while she was deployed in Africa quickly dissolved by the pup's unbelievably excited reaction.
Omicron is not a 'South African variant', it's a variant that was spotted & reported by brilliant South African scientists so fast the world has a chance to get on top of it. Could have originated anywhere.
Opinion: Nigeria’s useless politicians are trying to crush #EndSARS . Africa’s leaders are silent.