WHO provides grim Omicron warning

The World Health Organisation says the Omicron Covid variant poses a “very high” global risk and that it is likely to spread further around the world. The World Health Organisation has warned that the Covid-19 Omicron variant poses a “very high” global risk and warned it is likely to spread further across the world. The … Read more

Two confirmed Omicron cases in Sydney

Genomic sequencing on two returned travellers has confirmed the new Covid-19 variant Omicron has officially reached Australian shores. Genomic testing has confirmed two overseas travellers who returned to Sydney on Saturday have been infected with the new Omicron Covid-19 variant of concern. NSW Health in a statement confirmed the development on Sunday afternoon after earlier … Read more

Omicron cases suspected in two countries

Two more countries may have been infected with the Omicron variant after recent travellers from South Africa tested positive to coronavirus. Fears the Omicron variant has spread further throughout Europe are mounting as health officials in the Netherlands and Germany suspect travellers from South Africa have brought the infection across. On Friday, the Belgian government … Read more

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