Woman visits Hamilton District Court after taking COVID-19 test

Woman visits Hamilton District Court after taking COVID-19 test

A woman visited Hamilton District Court on Wednesday while awaiting COVID-19 test results. The woman who entered the Court is a worker at a managed isolation facility. It was not known during the early stages of why the Court allowed the woman to enter or knew if she had symptoms...

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6 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last two days

6 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last two days

There are 6 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases reported in the community. The first, a historical case, arrived on January 2 from the United Kingdom via Qatar and Australia. This person tested positive at around day 0/1 and is staying...

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Jeremy Clarkson owns Newspapers for over-exaggerating his COVID-19 experience

Jeremy Clarkson owns Newspapers for over-exaggerating his COVID-19 experience

The 60-year-old Grand Tour host Jeremy Clarkson owned up against Newspapers for over-exaggerating his COVID-19 experience. Mr Clarkson contracted COVID-19 four days before Christmas after waking up with a constant dry cough. When test results for the virus returned as positive, Jeremy told The Times his doctor ‘was very clear'...

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UK COVID-19 Variant detected in New Zealand, not in community

UK COVID-19 Variant detected in New Zealand, not in community

The Ministry of Health informed thisquality that the United Kingdom (UK) COVID-19 variant had been detected in New Zealand; however, it is not in the community. The variant was identified as UK variant of COVID-19 known as 20B/501Y.V1 (Lineage B.1.1.7). “All positive COVID-19 tests in New Zealand are sent to...

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19 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last three days

19 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last three days

There are 19 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases reported in the community. Of the cases at the border, one is historical. The first, a historical case, arrived on December 19 from the United States via Australia. This person tested positive...

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New ‘Sani Squad’ to be disbursed across New Zealand this Summer

New ‘Sani Squad’ to be disbursed across New Zealand this Summer

Unite Against COVID-19 has taken large efforts to promote the #UnstoppableSummer campaign in preventing the virus from spreading with new ‘Sani Squad' members. Members of the new Sani Squad team attended the Rhythm and Vines Festival. They were on standby supplying sanitiser from portable attached cases and QR scanning codes...

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11 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last two days

11 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last two days

There are 11 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases reported in the community. One of the cases in today's numbers is reported as historical. This person arrived on December 24 from Canada via the United States. This person tested positive at...

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UK COVID-19 mutation ‘most likely’ in the United States

UK COVID-19 mutation ‘most likely’ in the United States

According to Colorado health officials, a new COVID-19 mutation that originated in the United Kingdom is now ‘most likely' in the United States. White House testing czar Brett Giroir says the virus is likely to be in the United States but stressed that there is no evidence yet of its...

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Creepy spraying videos emerge from Dalian in China

Creepy spraying videos emerge from Dalian in China

Two communities in Jinpu New District, Dalian, China were declared as medium-risk of a potential COVID-19 outbreak spreading on December 22. Localised controls were imposed to ensure the outbreak did not spread further. The district confirmed at least 17 COVID-19 cases. The operation was applied to Area B of the...

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7 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last two days

7 new cases of COVID-19 at border in last two days

There are 7 new cases of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases reported in the community. The first case arrived on December 14 from the United States. This person tested positive at routine day 12 testing and was transferred to a quarantine facility in...

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