We have backup plans for Lautoka Hospital: MOH
Health officials say they have back up plans in Sigatoka and Rakiraki, should the need to shut down Lautoka Hospital arise.
May 4, 2021 8:10 pm
No new cases in Fiji as 98 contacts of doctors identified
There are no new cases of COVID-19 in Fiji today but there are vital information coming to hand for the two doctors who had tested positive for COVID-19 yesterday.
May 4, 2021 7:50 pm
Government to fork out over $5m in assistance for Fijians
Government will be giving affected Fijians two lots of $45 as grocery payment for those living in the Nadi and Lautoka area containment areas and also in the Suva-Nausori corridor, which will cost around over five to six million dollars.
May 4, 2021 7:45 pm
Ministry cleaned data before distributing rations
The Ministry of Economy had to clean the data received through the food ration helpline 161 as there were many repeated calls.
May 4, 2021 7:30 pm
India says infections 'slowing down' as it passes 20 million cases
The number of new COVID infections in India has officially passed 20 million cases, even as the government says that infection rates are coming down.
May 4, 2021 5:56 pm
Lautoka containment area may last longer
The recent COVID-19 cases recorded in Lautoka shows that life is nowhere near normal for residents in this area.
May 4, 2021 5:45 pm
More vaccines on the way
The Ministry of Health’s vaccination task force has administered all 4,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses allocated for Suva.
May 4, 2021 5:38 pm
Seven patients recover from COVID-19
Seven of our active COVID-19 cases have recovered.
May 4, 2021 5:25 pm
Term One holidays extended to May 24th
The Term One school holidays has been extended to May 24th and the situation will be reassessed closer to the date.
May 4, 2021 5:22 pm
Non-compliant supermarkets can be closed down
If supermarkets do not adhere to the COVID-19 safety measures, there is a chance they will be told to close down.
May 4, 2021 5:19 pm
More yachts cruising to Savusavu soon
Fiji’s Blue Lane Initiative is offering cruisers a place to go to with the rest of the world closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
May 4, 2021 5:13 pm
Ra province implements curfew
The Bose Vanua o Ra have agreed to place a curfew within the province from 5 pm to 5 am effective from yesterday.