The top four things you need to know – Thursday September 9th
Gardai say they are yet to establish a motive into the suspected murder suicide, which has left three members of a family dead in North Kerry.
The bodies of 24-year-old Jamie O’Sullivan and his 56 year old mother Eileen, were found inside the home in the town of Lixnaw on Wednesday.
The INTO is calling for the government to set up a public awareness campaign to help stop the spread of Covid-19 in schools.
The HSE’s testing and tracing system is under pressure after 28 thousand children presented for PCR tests in the past seven days.
Walk-in vaccinations will be available at City Hall and Páirc Uí Chaoimh from today until Sunday as part of the last phase of the vaccine roll-out in Cork.
Anyone over the age of 12 can get a first or second dose of a Pfizer vaccine without an appointment at the clinics.
More than 60% of children say they’ve been contacted by a stranger through an online game.
That’s according to Cyber Safe Ireland, which found almost a third of children between the ages of 8 and 12 have friends or followers on social media they don’t know in real life.