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April fooling with covid-19 not a good idea!

Just for laughs while you are in lockdown πŸ˜‰

Tomorrow is the first of April, also known as April Fools’ Day. In the past, people played all kinds of pranks and got away with it but, tomorrow, it is not advised to play pranks especially about coronavirus… DON’T even think about it. “Even Google β€” infamous for its numerous elaborate pranks that typically touch on nearly every major product the company makes β€” won’t be participating due to the serious threat of the coronavirus that continues to impact the entire world.” says The Verge

The world is in turmoil due to the coronavirus pandemic, jokes and pranks about the pandemic might even land you in jail, even if you meant it as a joke.

Most countries are currently on lockdown in an attempt to curb the spread of covid-19. Zimbabwe is on day 2 of lockdown today and South Africa is on day 5 with the following statistics:

Media Release
29 March 2020

As at today, the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is 1280. This is an increase of 93 from the previously reported cases.


The provincial breakdown is as follows:

GAUTENG584
WESTERN CAPE310
KWAZULU – NATAL167
FREE STATE72
NORTH WEST6
MPUMALANGA11
LIMPOPO12
EASTERN CAPE12
NORTHERN CAPE6
UNALLOCATED100
SOURCE: sacoronavirus

About Connie V

Constance van Niekerk, (Connie V) is a South African-based Zimbabwean-born creative writer, poet, music lover, spoken word artist, freelance writer, blogger and educator. She has contributed to several anthologies and published her own collection, Echoes of My Heart: A Poetry Collection available for purchase on all Amazon Stores Worldwide. She is also Editor at ZimOnlineNews. Follow her on Twitter : @convanniekerk Connect with her on Facebook and Linkedin.

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Constance van Niekerk, (Connie V) is a South African-based Zimbabwean-born creative writer, poet, music lover, spoken word artist, freelance writer, blogger and educator. She has contributed to several anthologies and published her own collection, Echoes of My Heart: A Poetry Collection available for purchase on all Amazon Stores Worldwide. She is also Editor at ZimOnlineNews. Follow her on Twitter : @convanniekerk Connect with her on Facebook and Linkedin.

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