Manning calls for renewed effort in COVID-19 vaccine roll-out

Wednesday 11 August 2021 The Commissioner of Police and Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response, David Manning, has called for a renewed effort from all Provincial Health Authorities, health care workers and those in the frontline to speed up COVID-19 vaccination roll out throughout the country. Mr Manning said this in the wake

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Manning urges citizens to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Monday 9 August 2021 Commissioner of Police and Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response, David Manning, has called upon citizens to come forward and be vaccinated against COVID-19, as PNG recorded no new COVID-19 case on Monday August 9. Mr Manning said despite no cases being reported on Monday the country is not

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Vaccination is not compulsory, Prime Minister tells Parliament

Wednesday 11 August 2021 The National Government’s  COVID-19 vaccinations roll out program around the country is not compulsory says the Prime Minister Honorable James Marape during  this morning’s  session  of Parliament. “Currently we have four vaccines AstraZeneca, Pfizer-BioNTech, Johnson & Johnson and Sinopharm being distributed in the country. “These  vaccines are being certified by the

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COVID-19 cases reach 17,804

Saturday 7 August 2021 Papua New Guinea’s COVID-19 cases have reached 17,804, after four new  infections were   recorded in the National Capital District, in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Saturday  7 August. Of the four cases,  three were males  and one female with ages   ranging   between 36  and  60 years. Controller of

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COVID-19 cases increase to 17,800

Friday 6 August 2021 The National Capital District and Central Province  recorded a single case each in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Friday August 6, increasing the total number of cases in the country  to 17,800. The two cases were a male and a female, aged 36 and 60 years old. Papua

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11 new COVID-19 cases detected, total infections at 17,798

Thursday 5 August 2021 ELEVEN   new COVID-19 cases  have been detected in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Thursday August 5, increasing the total number to 17,798. The cases were reported in five provinces, with : Madang recording  (4);  National Capital District (3); West Sepik (2) and both Southern Highlands and Enga a

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PNG’s COVID-19 number of cases increases to 17,787

Wednesday 4 August 2021 Three provinces in Papua New Guinea  have reported seven new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Tuesday August 4,  bringing  the total number of cases to 17,780. They  are  Central with two cases, Morobe, four and Enga with 1 case . Controller of the National Pandemic Response, David

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PNG records one COVID-19 case – total cases at 17,775

Sunday  1  August 2021 A single case of   COVID-19  was recorded  in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Sunday August 1, while  increasing the total number of cases to 17,775. The single case was reported in East New Britain, in a 34-year-old female  who had  experienced symptoms of COVID-19 at the time of testing.

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