New Zealand eliminates Covid-19 with zero active cases reported

[ad_1] New Zealand reported zero active cases of Covid-19 for the first time since the pandemic reached its shores, indicating it has achieved its aim of eliminating the virus. The South Pacific nation said Monday that the last of its coronavirus patients has recovered. That makes it one of the few countries in the world […]

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New Zealand could pull off bold goal of eliminating Covid-19

[ad_1] While most countries are working on ways to contain the coronavirus, New Zealand has set itself a much more ambitious goal: eliminating it altogether. And experts believe the country could pull it off. The virus “doesn’t have superpowers,” said Helen Petousis-Harris, a vaccine expert at the University of Auckland. “Once transmission is stopped, it’s […]

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Coronavirus update: New Zealand minister goes on a drive amid Covid-19 lockdown; demoted

[ad_1] New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Tuesday she had rejected her health minister’s offer to resign for breaching nationwide lockdown rules as doing so would jeopardise plans to slow the spread of the new coronavirus. Health Minister David Clark drove his family to the beach in the early stages of the lockdown, […]

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“Act Like You Have COVID-19”: New Zealand Prime Minister Ahead Of Lockdown

[ad_1] Jacinda Ardern declared a national state of emergency as the number of cases of COVID-19 WELLINGTON: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern told New Zealanders on Wednesday to behave as if they had the coronavirus and cut all physical contact outside their household when the country heads into a one-month lockdown at midnight. Jacinda Ardern declared […]

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