Latest "cases of Omicron" News


10 cases of omicron confirmed in Douglas County

The Douglas County Health Department reported Tuesday that 10 cases of the omicron variant have been confirmed in Douglas County residents

Source: KETV Omaha


Santa Clara County, with 10 cases of omicron, warns of 'deluge' ahead

Dr. Sara Cody, Santa Clara County’s lead health officer, says this is “one of the...

Source: San Francisco Chronicle


Michigan identifies two more cases of omicron variant of COVID-19

Michigan's health department has identified two more cases of the omicron variant of COVID-19 in the state, bringing the total to three cases.

Source: The Detroit News


3 cases of omicron confirmed in Oregon

Three cases of the omicron variant have been confirmed in Multnomah and Washington counties, Oregon health officials said Monday evening.



State lab has now detected 12 cases of Omicron in Hawaii

State Epidemiologist Dr. Sarah Kemble said most of those with the variant have no known link to one another.

Source: Hawaii News Now


South Africa records 20000 Covid cases of Omicron variant | Latest English News | WION

COVID-19 cases in Omicron-hit South Africa more than double within a week as it reports around 20,000 new cases and 36 COVID-related deaths in the last 24 ho...

Source: YouTube


5 cases of omicron variant identified in Alameda County, mild symptoms

Twelve Alameda County residents who attended a wedding in Wisconsin last week tested...

Source: SFGate


New York officials confirm 5 cases of omicron Covid variant in NYC metro area

One omicron case was discovered in Long Island and four in the boroughs that make up New York City: two in Queens, one in Brooklyn and one in Manhattan.

Source: CNBC


Nigeria on high alert as it confirms three cases of Omicron variant

Africa's most populous nation is on high alert as three people in the country have the newly identified coronavirus variant Omicron, a statement from the Nigeria Center for Disease Control (NCDC) confirmed.

Source: CNN


Testing labs brace for first U.S. cases of Omicron

The U.S. surveillance system is in a far stronger position than when the Covid-19 Alpha variant emerged last year.

Source: Politico


Boris Johnson announces tougher entry rules after 2 cases of omicron detected in the U.K.

The British prime minister said the new rules will help to “buy time” for scientists to better understand the variant.

Source: The Washington Post


Australia confirms two cases of Omicron COVID-19 variant

Australia confirmed on Sunday that two people arriving from southern Africa over the weekend had tested positive for the Omicron coronavirus variant, adding to a growing number of countries fighting the highly infectious strain.

Source: Reuters


U.K. Confirms Two Cases of Omicron Coronavirus Variant

The prime minister reimposed a mask mandate, saying ‘there are many things we just cannot know.’

Source: New York Times


No cases of Omicron COVID variant reported in US so far, CDC says

No cases of the new COVID-19 Omicron variant have been confirmed in the US to date, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Friday.

Source: New York Post