ON Thursday last week, the Ministry of Health announced that it had recorded three Covid-19 deaths in 24 hours, while nine patients were on oxygen therapy, with three in critical condition. Health Minister Sylvia Masebo expressed worry that Covid-19 was still claiming the lives of many citizens regardless of age. In this regard, the government directed the resumption of mandatory masking up at health facilities to mitigate the spread of the virus. Syvia MASEBO: “We currently have 1,948 active cases, 29 of whom are admitted to hospital, eight of these being new admissions in the last 24 hours. Of those admitted, nine are on oxygen therapy and three are now in critical condition. We sadly lost three individuals, all males…...

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