Alec Carpenter's parents say they are "so proud" of his achievements.
In the last seven days, 1,014 people have tested positive for coronavirus in Northern Ireland.
People in affected areas will be allowed to look after children from outside their households.
The health secretary is asked to use second lockdown “time wisely” by his Labour shadow.
There will be a stepping of enforcement for those who break the virus restrictions, the health secretary announces.
Newport, Bridgend, Merthyr Tydfil and Blaenau Gwent face new restrictions from 18:00 BST on Tuesday.
"Speed" and "action" are required to halt the rise in cases, the UK's chief scientific adviser warns.
Chief Scientific Officer Sir Patrick Vallance says measures must be taken to stop the spread of Covid-19.
The government's most senior advisers are to hold a televised briefing later, as coronavirus cases surge.
Charities are using tailored music to bring back memories for dementia patients from ethnic minorities.
Sound science "will be the sole basis" for safe and effective therapies to be adopted, the WHO says.
The country is facing a "tipping point", the health secretary says, as the government considers further restrictions.