PNG’s COVID-19 cases reach 16,374

Saturday 5 June 2021 Papua New Guinea’s total number of COVID-19 cases   has reached 16,374 after 47 new infections were recorded in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Saturday June 5. The cases were reported in eight provinces with Simbu reporting the highest of 24 cases, followed  by  Western Highlands  with  nine cases, Madang and

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69 new COVID-19 cases recoded: total at 16,327

Papua New Guinea has recorded 69 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Friday June 4, increasing the total number of cases to 16,327. The cases were reported in eight provinces with Manus reporting the highest of 19 cases, followed by  Milne Bay  with  18 cases, New Ireland 15;  Madang

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COVID-19 cases reach 16,258, death toll increases to 164

Thursday 3 June 2021 The National Control Centre has confirmed 73 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Thursday June 3, increasing the total number of infections to 16,258 in the country. The PNG death toll has also increased to 164 with two deaths recorded   for  the same period, one

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COVID-19 cases in country rise to 16,185

The country’s  COVID-19 cases have risen to  16,185  after 169 new  cases were recorded  in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Wednesday June 2. Controller of the National Pandemic Response, David Manning,  said the cases were reported in 15 provinces with West New Britain reporting the highest with  74 cases, followed by Northern

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Controller authorises AstraZeneca vaccine only for PNG

Police Commissioner and Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response David Manning today issued Direction No.2 authorizing AstraZeneca vaccination to be administered in the vaccination roll-out program in Papua New Guinea. Controller Manning directed that no vaccine except AstraZeneca shall be administered under the Papua New Guinea COVID-19 national Vaccination Program unless authorized in

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PNG COVID-19 cases now stand at 15,938

Monday 31May 2021 Papua New Guinea has recorded 28 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Monday May 31, increasing the total number of cases to 15,938. The cases were reported in three provinces, with Eastern Highlands Province reporting the highest of 14 cases, National Capital District 10 and New Ireland

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Total COVID-19 cases in PNG increase to 15,910 as at May 30

Sunday 30 May 2021 Papua New Guinea  recorded nine new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, ending 12 midday on Sunday May 30, increasing the total number of cases to 15,910. The cases were reported in three provinces with East New Britain and New Ireland Provinces reporting four cases each whilst the National Capital District

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COVID-19  cases stand at 15,772 as of 27 May…. Manning urges caution as more health workers test positive for COVID-19

Thursday 27 May 2021 As COVID-19 cases continue to rise daily, the Commissioner of Police and Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response, Mr David Manning, has cautioned essential workers including all health workers to ensure they remain protected at all times during the course of their duties. Mr Manning says PNG’s health system is

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