Total number of Covid-19 cases in PNG reaches 8,342

Friday 9  April 2021 The  total number of Covid-19  cases  in Papua New Guinea has reached  8,342, following 341 new cases recorded in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Friday April 9. The country’s COVID-19 related death toll remains at 68. Commissioner of Police and Controller of the National Pandemic, David Manning confirmed  that

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PNG records 162 new COVID-19 cases – total cases at 8,001

Thursday 8 April 2021 Papua New Guinea recorded 162 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Thursday April 8, increasing the total number of cases to 8,001. The country’s COVID-19 related death toll remains at 68. Commissioner of Police and Controller of the National Pandemic, David Manning, said  the  162 

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Vaccination roll-out sees more individuals being vaccinated

Tuesday  6 April 2021 The   vaccination rollout which  was launched   on  Tuesday 30 March 2021,  has seen a total number of 558 individuals  being vaccinated. The AstraZeneca vaccines were donated by the Australian Government. Deputy Incident Manager of the National Control Centre, Dr Melinda Susapu, announced this  during the first ever virtual media briefing on

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Security company donates rations to NCD/Central Police

Friday 9 April 2021 Port Moresby based Alpha Response Security Services yesterday (April 8), donated over 1,000 cartons of biscuits, noodles and tinned fish for police personnel engaged in the COVID-19 operations in NCD and the  Central province The company’s Chief Executive Officer Oscar Wei said they made this commitment as a gesture of their

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Manning urges citizens to only rely on NCC and NDOH COVID-19 statistics

Thursday 8 April 2021 Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response and Police Commissioner David Manning, is appealing to all  citizens  to  only  rely on the National Control Centre and the National Department of Health for up-to-date statistics and information regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, and not from  other sources. Mr Manning said this to

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PNG’s total Covid-19 cases increase to 7,839

Wednesday 7  April 2021 Papua New Guinea  recorded 205 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Wednesday April 7, increasing the total number of cases to 7,839. The country’s total known COVID-19 deaths is 68. Commissioner of Police and Controller of the National Pandemic, David Manning, said of the total cases,

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Japan funds project in PNG to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in food chain

1 April 2021 The Government of Japan has  funded a project   in Papua New Guinea to  prevention the spread and lessen  the impacts of COVID-19 along the agricultural value chain in country. The aim of the project is  to reduce the transmission of COVID-19 throughout the food system, while restoring food production, improving nutritional status

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