263 COVID-19 cases registered overnight with 192 recoveries

67 COVID-19 cases registered overnight with 323 recoveries
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Malta has registered 263 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours from 3,047 swab tests, while 192 patients have recovered. This information was announced by the official Facebook page of Malta’s Ministry for Health.

As of Saturday 27th February 2021, 77,967 vaccine doses were administered of which 26,781 were 2nd doses.

To date, Malta has registered 22,482 COVID-19 cases in total, of which: 19,447 have recovered, 315 died and 2,720 are still active.


27-year-old sustains grievous injuries after St. Paul’s Bay incident

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A 27-year-old Frenchman sustained grievous injuries after his car was hit by a vehicle driven by a 47-year-old Italian residing in Zebbug.

The incident occurred on Sunday around 6.30 in the evening in Triq San Pawl, St. Paul’s Bay.

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A medical team was called onto the scene and took the 27-year-old to Mater Dei, where he was confirmed to have sustained grievous injuries.


Ħamrun, Hibernians and Birkirkara enjoy Premier League victories

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League leaders Ħamrun Spartans have taken another step towards a historic Premier league season as they topple rivals Gżira United in a 2-1 victory, while Hibernians and Birkirkara enjoy their respective victories over Żejtun Corinthians and Floriana.

This keeps Hibernians only a few points from the top of the table as they edge closer to Ħamrun’s 53-point lead with 51 points while Birkirkara trail behind at fourth place with 41 points.

Meanwhile, Floriana risk moving into the relegation zone after a 2-0 defeat to Birkirkara, with spectacular goals from Paul Mbong and Luke Montebello.


PM Robert Abela’s 91-year-old grandmother recovers from COVID-19

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Following previous reports of Robert Abela’s Nanna Lukarda contracting COVID-19, the Prime Minister’s beloved grandmother has finally recovered from the virus.
Lovin Malta have reported that Nanna Lukarda is out of quarantine and on her way to recovering fully.

Illum in-nanna tiegħi Lukarda tagħlaq 90 sena.

Sors ta’ enerġija u kuraġġ għalija personali ta’ kuljum!

Posted by Robert Abela on Wednesday, February 19, 2020

Abela had previously called his Nanna as a ‘personal source of everyday courage and energy’ and it is a relief to hear that Lukarda has recovered!