Omicron Variant

W.H.O.: Omicron Cases Spiked This Week, Deaths Did Not

The World Health Organization (W.H.O.) revealed in its weekly report published Tuesday that a significant spike in documented Chinese coronavirus cases around the world did not correspond to an increase in deaths attributed to coronavirus infections.

In this Wednesday, April 29, 2020 file photo, a resident from the Alexandra township gets tested for COVID-19 in Johannesburg, South Africa. According to a new study by the World Health Organization, only one in seven COVID-19 infections in Africa are being detected, meaning the continent's estimated infection level may …