One COVID-19 death reported, 39 new cases detected: total cases at 17,464

Thursday 15July 2021 One new COVID-19 death and 39 new cases were recorded  in the country  in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Thursday 15 July,  raising  the total number of deaths to 187 and cases to 17,464. The single death was reported in Western Highlands Province. Controller of the National Pandemic Response,  David

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Seven new COVID-19 deaths, 56 cases recorded – total at 17,425

Papua New Guinea has recorded seven new COVID-19 deaths and 56 new cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Wednesday 14 July, increasing the death toll to 186 and cases to 17,425. The deaths were reported in two provinces, with Madang  recording  six COVID-19 deaths, whilst Western Highlands reported a single death.

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PNG records its first case of Delta Variant

Papua New Guinea  today   detected   its first  single positive COVID-19 case with the Delta mutation  in the country. Deputy Controller of the PNG COVID-19 National Pandemic Response Dr Esorom  Daoni  confirmed  that the case, PNG’s first and only case, is a 65-year-old male, who is a Philippine national.The case is currently in isolation at the

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Governor Undialu and wife get SinoPharm vaccine

Governor  of Hela province, Hon.Philip Undialu will be the second member of Parliament,  apart from Minister of Forest, Hon. Walter Scounabelt to get SinoPharm soon after Health Department authorised its  roll out. Governor Undialu said after the vaccination that, he had discussed seriously with his wife about which vaccine to take and finally agreed for

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COVID-19 cases in country increase to 17,340

Friday  9 July 2021 The National Control Centre has confirmed  six new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Friday July 9, raising   the total number of cases  in the country to 17,340. The cases were reported  in  four provinces, with the  National Capital District, reporting three infections;  whilst Jiwaka,  Madang   and

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PNG COVID-19 cases rise to 17,334

Thursday 8 July 2021 Papua New Guinea has recorded 26 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Thursday 8 July 2021, increasing the total number of cases to 17,334. The cases were reported in six provinces, with Hela province reporting the highest number  of 16 cases, followed by the National Capital District

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COVID-19 deaths at 177, total cases rise to 17,292

Monday 5 July 2021 Papua New Guinea has recorded two new COVID-19 deaths and 10 new cases in the last 24 hours ending 12 midday on Monday 5 July, increasing the total number of deaths to 177 and total cases to 17,292. The two deaths were reported in the Hela province.    Controller of the National

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PNG records five new COVID-19 cases, total cases at 17,282

Sunday  4 July 2021  Five new COVID-19 cases were recorded in the last 24 hours, ending 12 midday on Sunday  4  July, increasing the total number of cases to 17,282. The cases were reported in Western Highlands with four whilst Jiwaka reported a single case.  Controller of the National Pandemic Response, David Manning, said  all   the

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