NZ government donates COVID-19 vaccines to PNG

Tuesday 15  June 2021 Papua New Guinea received additional AstraZeneca vaccines – this time from the New Zealand Government. A total of 146, 000 doses of AstraZeneca, bought by the New Zealand Government was delivered to PNG. They were received at Jackson’s Airport yesterday morning by New Zealand High Commissioner to Papua New Guinea,  H.E.

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PNG ‘s COVID-19 death toll rises to 167, total cases at 16,799

Tuesday 15 June 2021 The National Control Centre  has  confirmed two new COVID-19 deaths and eight new cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Tuesday  15, June, increasing the  death toll  to 167 and raising the total cases  to 16,799. Controller of the National Pandemic Response, David Manning, said Manus province recorded its first

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PNG records 45 new COVID-19 cases : total at 16,727

Papua New Guinea has recorded 45 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Saturday June 12, increasing the total number of  people with the virus to 16,727. Controller  of the National Pandemic Response, David Manning confirmed the number of new cases in  five provinces, of which  East New Britain reported

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Total number of COVID-19 cases now at 16,661

The National Control Centre has confirmed  40 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Thursday June 10,  which bring  the country’s total number to 16,661. Controller of the National Pandemic Response, David Manning, said the cases were reported in 10 provinces,  of which, the National Capital District reporting the highest

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PNG ‘s total Covd-19 cases rise to 16,682

Papua New Guinea’s COVID-19 cases have risen to 16, 682 , following  21 new COVID-19 infections recorded in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Friday June 11, 2021. The cases were reported in eight provinces with National Capital District reporting the highest  number of 7 cases;  followed by Simbu with four, Milne Bay

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Controller Manning issues new control measures

Police Commissioner and Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response David Manning today released new control measures following a briefing with the Prime Minister  and the National Control Centre leads. Notable among the new changes are: · Passengers 5 years and under are no longer required to be tested prior to entering PNG; · Passengers who

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PNG’s COVID-19 cases rise to 16,391

Seventeen new COVID-19 cases were recorded in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Sunday June 6, increasing the total number of positives  in Papua New Guinea to 16,391. Controller of the National  Pandemic Response, David Manning  said the confirmed cases were reported  in four provinces, with  New Ireland Province,   recording the  highest with

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