The roll out of second doses of COVID-19 vaccine begins Thursday, 24 June, at the Basilica Church in Nuku’alofa and Vaiola Hospital, health officials said. Ministry of Health CEO Dr Siale ‘Akau’ola said once the second dose of vaccinations are completed, they can move on to vaccinating the rest ofContinue Reading

‘I he’ene a’u mai ki he ‘aho ni, kuo ‘ova he toko 20,100 ‘a e kakai kuo nau ‘osi kau atu ki he Polokalama Huhu Malu’i Covid-19. Fakatatau ki he Talekita Mo’ui Le’ole’ó Toketa Reynold ‘Ofanoa kuo ‘osi a’u ‘a e polokalama ni ki he ngaahi kolo kotoa ‘o TongatapuContinue Reading

This is the country’s biggest number of cases in a single day since the virus returned to the community following breaches at a managed isolation quarantine (MIQ) facility in Nadi last week. The Health Ministry said eight of the cases were close relatives including the husband of the 29-year-old femaleContinue Reading

Na’e huufi ‘e he Ta’ahine Pilinisesi Pulé Sālote Mafile’o Pilolevu Tuita ‘a e fuofua Polokalama Huhu Malu’i ki he KŌVITI-19 ‘i he ho’ata ‘o e Pulelulu 15 Epeleli 2021 ‘i he Holo Falemasivá, Kolosi Tailulu, ‘o fakatatau kihe fakamatala ‘ae Website Nepituno. ‘I he’ene me’á fakaava, na’e fakaha’ ai ‘eheContinue Reading

Fiji’s Ministry of Health and Medical Services has announced four new border quarantine cases of COVID-19. The ministry says the first case is a 42-year-old female who travelled to Fiji from New Delhi, India, arriving in Nadi on flight GA8250 on February 24, 2021. Following the positive test result sheContinue Reading

Five people have been killed in a fire at the site of the world’s largest vaccine producer in western India. The blaze started at a building which was still under construction at the Serum Institute. The company said production of the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine would not be affected. The cause ofContinue Reading