Ministry of Health and Medical Services

How Nakama Village Deals With Quarantine
NEWS

How Nakama Village Deals With Quarantine

Nakama Village headman, Rusiate Tavusa, said he was liable for decisions made regarding repatriates home quarantine.

100,000 Pfizer Doses Will Arrive Monday
NATION

100,000 Pfizer Doses Will Arrive Monday

“We are grateful the New Zealand Government is supporting us with Pfizer and obviously the indications are we coul...

 Pfizer Vaccines For Children By Next Week: Dr Fong
NEWS

 Pfizer Vaccines For Children By Next Week: Dr Fong

Through the assistance of the New Zealand Government, the Ministry of Health is hoping to secure 200,000 doses of th...

6,040 New COVID-19 Recoveries Reported In The Last 24 Hours
NEWS

6,040 New COVID-19 Recoveries Reported In The Last 24 Hours

Dr Fong added that a total of 51,328 cases was recorded in Fiji since the first case was reported in March 2020, wit...

Worship House Re-Open Rules
NEWS

Worship House Re-Open Rules

A fine of $10,000 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding five years under the Public Health Act is in place for th...

Tikotani Cannot Wait To Take Family To Church
NEWS

Tikotani Cannot Wait To Take Family To Church

Ms Tikotani said she is looking forward after the announcement on the October 4 easing of restrictions.

Over 17,000 Students Jabbed With First Dose
NATION

Over 17,000 Students Jabbed With First Dose

“The turnout is gradually improving as more students are now coming forward to receive their vaccination,” Ms Ku...

Protocols For Outer Island Tourism Operators Launched
SUNBIZ

Protocols For Outer Island Tourism Operators Launched

The Ministry of Tourism has issued guidelines which allow outer island resorts and tourism service providers to oper...

New Zealand Supports Fiji’s COVID-19 Response With The Funding Of Four Fully Equipped Ambulances
NATION

New Zealand Supports Fiji’s COVID-19 Response With The Funding Of Four Fully Equipped Ambulances

The ambulances will boost the capacity of first response teams to carry out emergency retrievals & transfers, as wel...

 Vendor Vax Status Check Possible
NEWS

 Vendor Vax Status Check Possible

The council believes this process is valu­able because vendors in Nausori were found to have fake vaccination cards...

Fiji FA Suspects Fake Vax Cards
NEWS

Fiji FA Suspects Fake Vax Cards

Fiji FA has been working tirelessly towards a 100 per cent vaccination drive for players and officials in their plan...

PM Bainimarama Launches Schools Vaccination Program Rollout Of The Moderna Vaccine
NATION

PM Bainimarama Launches Schools Vaccination Program Rollout Of The Moderna Vaccine

“Now, we can focus on providing the same level of protection against the COVID-19 disease for our children, becaus...

Fully Vaccinated Teachers To Report To Work Tomorrow
NATION

Fully Vaccinated Teachers To Report To Work Tomorrow

Minister for Education Premila Kumar, says, “I strongly advise parents to get their children vaccinated as vaccine...

651,168 Voters Registered: Saneem
NEWS

651,168 Voters Registered: Saneem

The Fijian Elections Office appreciated robust discussions on the Voter Roll and welcomed arguments on the veracity ...

Kadavu Provincial Council Chair Lauds Health Ministry’s Swift Action On Kadavu
NEWS

Kadavu Provincial Council Chair Lauds Health Ministry’s Swift Action On Kadavu

“All in all, it has been a good community and Government partnership. An example that when we all work together in...

‘No Grog Parties’- Ministry Warns As Time For Viti Levu Border Reopening Nears
NATION

‘No Grog Parties’- Ministry Warns As Time For Viti Levu Border Reopening Nears

“When we open up containment borders, we open up the borders for travel, however, it does not mean that we plan on...

Dr Fong Impressed By Lauans Response To Vaccination
NATION

Dr Fong Impressed By Lauans Response To Vaccination

“The rapid escalation of doses in Lau has been very impressive for the first dose coverage rates,” Dr Fong said.

Vaccine Registration For Children Ages 16-17 Likely Begins In Two Weeks
NATION

Vaccine Registration For Children Ages 16-17 Likely Begins In Two Weeks

Dr Maisema said the Ministry of Health and Medical Services was working on vaccinating students of the ages of 16 an...

94 Lives Lost To Suicide In 2020
NEWS

94 Lives Lost To Suicide In 2020

This was in comparison to the statistics from 2019 which recorded 123 suicide cases and 121 attempted suicide cases.

Police Keep Eye Out At Picnic Spots
NEWS

Police Keep Eye Out At Picnic Spots

Yesterday, Police officers set up check points along the Queen Elizabeth Drive in Nasese, Suva, advising travels on ...

Sacrifice Nothing New To Dr Turagava
NATION

Sacrifice Nothing New To Dr Turagava

Dr Turagava said while he missed his family and hoped to be at home for Father’s Day, his children understood the ...

Chief Surgeon Notes Benefits Of Healthy Kadavu Lifestyle
NATION

Chief Surgeon Notes Benefits Of Healthy Kadavu Lifestyle

We are dealing with a very healthy population, one with less NCDs, so when they contract the virus the dynamics of h...

COVID-19: Curfew To Start From 8pm, Funeral Restrictions Increased To 20 People
NEWS

COVID-19: Curfew To Start From 8pm, Funeral Restrictions Increased To 20 People

While the Health Ministry thanks members of the public who have achieved full vaccination, we appeal to those who ha...

5905 TSLS Recipients Yet To Submit Vax Details
NEWS

5905 TSLS Recipients Yet To Submit Vax Details

For Students who are not vaccinated or have not been granted exemption for vaccination, all further allowance and tu...

1 COVID Death In Kadavu, Response Team On Island To Investigate
NEWS

1 COVID Death In Kadavu, Response Team On Island To Investigate

Investigations are continuing, and further announcements will be made on the future measures that will be put in pla...

Covid Pass Sham
NEWS

Covid Pass Sham

Known drug peddler caught with valid curfew pass. The man driving the vehicle had a curfew pass, valid until 27 August.

Educators Show Appreciation To Nadi Hospital Workers
NEWS

Educators Show Appreciation To Nadi Hospital Workers

“All frontliners have worked tirelessly; we receive a lot of complaints and some of us even get infected taking c...

Prepaid Fuel Cards For Health
NEWS

Prepaid Fuel Cards For Health

“This is a way of giving back to the community during this pandemic especially where every cent counts.

1 2 3 12
Tower Insurance
FNPF
Covid 19 - SPC
Fiji Sun Instagram
Subscribe-to-Newspaper