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Coronavirus: 8 More Cases Of Omicron Detected

4,688 new cases of Covid 19 have been reported today.

4,688 new cases of Covid 19 have been reported today.

Eight additional cases of the Omicron variant have been detected bring the total number in the Country to 18.

In the UK, the health secretary's warned an estimated 20% of coronavirus cases in England are now the new Omicron variant.

At least 10 people are in hospital with it - and one person's known to have died.

Hundreds of military personnel are being drafted in to help speed up the rollout of booster vaccinations across the country - with all adults being promised one by the end of the year.

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