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‘We were never a priority’: Zimbabwe Covid ‘hotspots’ face strict lockdown

Zimbabwe’s government has designated 11 rural areas across three provinces Covid-19 hotspots this week after a sharp rise in cases. The measures come as the country battles to contain a third wave of coronavirus. Mashonaland West, Masvingo and Bulawayo provinces have been put into strict localised lockdowns to contain the spread of the virus. The g...

Covid NSW restrictions explained: see the new coronavirus rules for Sydney and regional NSW

The NSW premier, Gladys Berejiklian, has announced an update to Covid restrictions for Greater Sydney, the Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong and Shellharbour that come into effect at 4pm on 23 June. Here are the current coronavirus rules in NSW. Update to face mask rules You must wear a face mask in Greater Sydney, the Central Coast, Blue Mountains, Wollongong and Shellharbour when: in all indoor non-residential settings, including...