MidCentral DHB COVID-19 Update – 24 January 2022

Monday, 24 January 2022, 9:38 pmPress Release: MidCentral District Health Board Today we have a second case of COVID-19 to report in MidCentral. This case is a household contact of the initial positive case of COVID-19 in Manawatū reported last week. While this is not unexpected, it is a difficult time for the whānau and … Read more

Delta, Omicron… This Is Just The Beginning Of COVID-19 Variants To Hit New Zealand

Monday, 24 January 2022, 9:05 pmPress Release: COVID-19 Vaccine Corporation AUCKLAND: COVID-19 Vaccine Corporation (CVC), made up of New Zealand’s most experienced group of vaccine producers, is warning people not to take Omicron lightly. There have been numerous media reports suggesting the latest strain of the COVID-19 virus to arrive on New Zealand shores is … Read more

NZ Moves To Red As Omicron Cases Spread – Expert Reaction

Sunday, 23 January 2022, 3:51 pmPress Release: Science Media Centre The country will shift to the Red setting of the traffic light system at midnight tonight, after nine cases of the Omicron Covid-19 variant were detected in the Nelson/Marlborough region. Some of the cases attended a wedding in Auckland. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said she … Read more