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Woods and Webb give NZ‘s COVID-19 isolation update

Air Commodore Digby Webb and Minister Megan Woods.

Minister Megan Woods and Air Commodore Digby Webb are giving an update on the country's COVID-19 isolation and quarantine system.

In COVID-19 developments today, there have been two new cases reported in managed isolation, although the number of active cases has fallen to 18.

Meanwhile, David Clark has formally resigned as minister of health after recent controversies in his handling of the response to the novel coronavirus.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern agreed with the decision.

And principals want foreign teachers exempted from the border ban so they can plug staffing gaps caused by the teacher shortage.

-RNZ

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Wally

Posted on 03-07-2020 12:25 | By

Teachers is just the thin end. The decrepit health service cannot function without all the ‘foreign’ staff. They should remove all foreigners just to prove to the idiots how vital they are. I’m sure you’ll welcome through the fella from the Motherland when he comes with the suitcase full of vaccines for you.

teachers?

Posted on 02-07-2020 16:15 | By morepork

So anyone who wants to get on the boat just becomes a "Teacher". It is really easy to get forged credentials in some countries and in parts of the world this is a way of life.