Editorial comment – On the lookout for a virus

Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete with Assistant Minister for Infrastucture,Transport,Disaster Management and Meteorological Services Vijay Nath at parliament during a Parliament break. Picture: RAMA/FILE

It is encouraging to note that local authorities have raised border monitoring at international ports and airports in the wake of reports of nine deaths in China to the deadly coronavirus. By yesterday, there were about 450 confirmed cases in China and five other countries. Health Minister Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete confirmed that scrutiny at all […]

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