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Tuesday, May 26, 2020

MHMS plan to establish quarantine facilities at provinces

BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO MINISTRY of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) plans to establish quarantine facilities at the provinces...

    Clinicians demoralised over doctor axed by government

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO CLINICIANS working at the National Referral Hospital have voiced they are demoralised following the termination of Dr Claude Posala, one of the country’s leading medical...

    2 covid-19 samples airlifted, country awaits results

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO REMAINING two suspected covid-19 samples which have been kept awaiting any means of transport were finally flown over to Australia on Wednesday 8th April.

    SI lacks intensive care unit: Mua

    BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO PEOPLE infected withCovid-19 need to be cared for in Intensive Care Unit or need intensive care treatment, which currently the country is lacking.

    Cargo ships with medical donations head for Honiara

    By Alfred Sasako TWO cargo ships, loaded with medical supplies to help the government in its fight to keep the COVID-19 away, have left China for Honiara, it was...

    Still covid-19-free

    Two results return negative. Country awaits two more BY ALFRED PAGEPITU GOOD news for the country as two results returned negative on Wednesday 1st April, summing...

    Flight ban

    Government orders a halt to international service as pressure from covid-19 grows By Barnabas Manebona GOVERNMENT has officially banned international flights in and out of the...

    National emergency operations centre on activation mode

    THE National Disaster Operations Centre (NEOC) based at the National Disaster Management Officer (NDMO) is now on “Full Activation” mode following the announcement by His Excellency the Governor Generals declaring a “State...

    Government repatriation plan in place

    By EDDIE OSIFELO THE government has commenced its repatriation plan to ship people out of Honiara to other provinces including the outer islands. This happened after Governor General Sir David Vunagi declared...

    3 suspects

    -Health ministry sends samples overseas for covid-19 testing -45 under quarantine BY ALFRED PAGEPITU THE Ministry of Health and Medical Services says it is awaiting...

    GG announces measures to respond to covid-19

    By EDDIE OSIFELO GOVERNOR General Sir David Vunagi has reiterated measures stated by Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare to respond to the Wuhan coronavirus (covid-19). Sir David highlighted these measures when he declared...