Jeffree Star denies rumours of affair with Kanye West

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Make-up artist Jeffree Star has been dominating the entertainment headlines following allegations of an affair with rapper Kanye West during the Kimye divorce saga.

The make-up mogul has since shut down these rumours stating that ‘Jeffree Star is single and I’ve never slept with Kanye’.

Rumours of the affair quickly spread after the revelation of Star’s stay at Wyoming, the same state where Kanye’s ranch is situated.

Most local COVID-19 cases are between the ages of 25 & 34

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In today’s COVID-19 media briefing streamed on saħħa, Superintendent for Public Health Prof. Charmaine Gauci reported a dramatic increase of COVID-19 cases in the 25-34 age group.

While reporting an increase in cases across the board, Prof. Gauci highlighted the fact that the 25-34 age group has seen the largest increase in cases due to the fact that these groups are the ones which engage in social gatherings most.

Prof. Gauci also reported that most deaths occurred between the ages of 75 and 84 as she went on to appeal for further use of masks, hygiene and avoiding of social gatherings.


191 COVID-19 cases registered overnight with 77 recoveries

67 COVID-19 cases registered overnight with 323 recoveries
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Malta has registered 191 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours from 3,639 swab tests, while 77 patients have recovered. This information was announced by the official Facebook page of Malta’s Ministry for Health.

Details on new active cases will be given by Prof. Charmaine Gauci during a press briefing at 12:30, which will be streamed on saħħa.

To date, Malta has registered 13,967 COVID-19 cases in total, of which: 11,690 have recovered, 230 died and 2,047 are still active.


Around 4,400 elderly home residents & workers begin vaccination process

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Around 4,400 residents of 37 elderly homes as well as workers of said homes have begun the COVID-19 vaccination process.

Approximately 70 daily vaccinations are being administered to residents and workers at St. Vincent de Paule Residence with daily doses going up to 140 within three weeks.

Minister for the Elderly and Active Ageing Michael Farrugia reiterated plans of structured administration due to the vaccine requiring two doses, while also acknowledging the possibility of any side effects.