The World Health Organization has declared COVID-19 a pandemic, which have left us all in a state of uncertainty. KN Pandemie will provide accurate news and facts about the virus from Tuesday 7 April at 21:00, on kykNET DStv channel 144.

In KN Pandemie, the presenter, Suzaan Steyn, will talk live via Skype to experts in various fields. Virologists and doctors will discuss the medical aspects of COVID-19 and give practical advice on how to stay safe and healthy. Psychologists will discuss the psychological impact of the virus, giving practical ways to look after your mental wellbeing in this challenging time.

Viewers will also be able to ask questions via kykNET’s social media, which experts will answer live on the show.

KN Pandemie will also check in via Skype with various professionals who are in direct contact with COVID-19, as well as with people locally and internationally, to find out more about their experience during the current situation. Various organizations are also aiding others to overcome the challenges brought upon by COVID-19 – KN Pandemie will focus on such an organization on a weekly basis.

Viewers can also look forward to practical tips that will simplify and enrich their lives– from easy meals to prepare and arts and crafts for young and old, to physical activities, mental exercises and ways to keep body and mind healthy and calm.

Entertainment provides an escape during this time – KN Pandemie will give an update on good movies and series to watch and recommend which books to read. Technology used during this time to stay connected with colleagues, friends and family will be explored and interesting things to do together whilst being apart will be discussed.

Tune in Tuesdays at 21:00 from 7 April on kykNET DStv Channel 144 for the live broadcast of KN Pandemie.