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Friday, January 28, 2022

    4 Days lockdown, as infection rises

    Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has declared a further four days lockdown for the Honiara City Emergency zone as covid infections soar in the capital.The lockdown becomes effective from 6:00pm Tuesday 25 to 6:00pm Saturday...

    NRH in search for lab technicians

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO THE Ministry of Health and Medical Services says they will be looking at recruiting laboratory technicians to assist boost their manpower requirements.The ministry’s Permanent Secretary Pauline McNeil disclosed this yesterday in...

    Additional vaccination sites to be set up

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOTHE health team is working to set up additional vaccination sites in Honiara to cater to the unvaccinated population in Honiara.Ministry of Health and Medical Services office said in terms of...

    Communities activate COVID-19 protocols

    A NUMBER of communities within and outside of Honiara have taken initiatives to protect their members from the corona virus.One such community is Belaha, central Guadalcanal, on the eastern side of Honiara.A community leader,...

    RSIPF appeals for cooperation with police and health workers.

    The Royal Solomon Island Police Force (RSIPF) has advised the public in the Emergency Zones from Poha to Alligator Creek Bridge to cooperate with police and health workers during the lockdown period.Commissioner of Police Mostyn Mangau...

    Field hospital to only accommodate very ill patients

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLO THE Central Field Hospital will only accommodate very sick COVID-19 patients says Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare.Sogavare confirmed this in his national update on the COVID-19 situation in the country today."Only the...

    Post lockdown safe practices.

    Members of the public must continue to observe COVID-19 safe practices post lockdown.Prime Minister Hon. Manasseh Sogavare emphasized the safe post lockdown practices as the current lockdown ends tomorrow, Saturday 22nd January.Limit movements into...

    Government warns against obstruction of front-liners.

    THE government has reported that some people are obstructing front-line workers from carrying out swabbing when conducting COVID-19 tests.Resisting and obstructing authorized officers carrying out their mandated duties in this time of COVID 19...

    88 new cases, Lock-down ends tomorrow with stiff measures

    THE Country has recorded 88 new cases of COVID-19 after tests were done on 343 samples in the past 24 hours ending 8 am this morning.And Prime Minister, Manasseh Sogavare has announced that strict...

    Safety of patients at NRH compromised

    BY MAVIS N PODOKOLOSAFETY of patients at the National Referral Hospital was severely compromised when six positive cases were recorded at the Emergency Department.This was stated by the Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare in his...