Covid-19 Delta outbreak: Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announces details on vaccination mandates for businesses

Workers at businesses where vaccine passports are required will have four weeks to get the jab – or risk losing their jobs. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern on Tuesday announced a sweeping vaccine mandate in businesses in the hospitality sector, and

Covid 19 coronavirus: Capital may have dodged bullet, but no time to relax, experts say

A prominent epidemiologist says Wellington has “probably dodged a bullet” with the capital’s Covid-19 scare, but has nonetheless called the Government’s decision to extend restrictions a wise move. Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins this afternoon announced the Wellington region would

COVID-19:’We have 30 doses… we need two million’ – the mountain kingdom left behind in the race to vaccinate the world

There is an old, corrugated hanger in the centre of Maseru, the diminutive capital of the kingdom of Lesotho and through the doors we could hear the words of prayer. Inside, amongst the wings and tails of several brightly coloured