What’s happening today!


Bula vinaka everyone.

Here is another edition of some basic information you may need to know for today.

First, here is your weather forecast for today:


  • Mainly fine weather today.
  • For tomorrow: Cloudy periods with brief showers over Kadavu, the northern and eastern parts of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu with brief afternoon or evening showers elsewhere.
  • Moderate northerly winds.
  • Moderate seas.
  • Outlook for Saturday: Partly cloudy with brief showers over the northern and eastern parts of Viti Levu and Vanua Levu.
  • Fine apart from afternoon or evening showers elsewhere.

COVID-19 daily press briefing

  • The Permanent Secretary of Health and Medical Services will issue an updated statement every night – this can be accessed via the Fijian Government FB page.

COVID-19 vaccination

  • Stay alert and monitor radio announcements and check the Government’s Facebook page to get the updated schedule of the mobile vaccination teams in your communities.

Online event

  • United CBM Solesolevaki Virtual Concert by Sky Production at 6pm
  • Free Registration!! Webinar On Tax & Customs Incentives by Fiji Revenue and Customs Service at 11am

General information 

  • Lautoka Mixed Martial Arts Training by Western MMA & Fitness Center, Tiger Self Defense and Tiger Self Defense International at 5pm

EFL Planned Power Shutdown

  • Part of Nasau Area, Rakiraki – 8am to 5pm
  • Lami – 8am to 5pm


Editor’s movie pick:

  • Fast & Furious 9 – 2.35pm at Life Cinema Lautoka; 2.30pm at Life Cinema Nakasi;
  • Venom: Let there be carnage – Darmodar Cinemas – 2.50pm; 7.20pm


Health Ministry advice:

  • People with severe COVID-19 are still dying at home, or are coming to a medical facility in the late stages of severe illness.
  • Severe COVID-19 is a medical emergency, and a delay in receiving appropriate medical treatment reduces your chance of recovering from the disease. You are at higher risk of developing severe COVID-19 if you are over the age of 50 or have a non-communicable disease or chronic disease like diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, kidney disease, or if you are obese or pregnant.
  • If you are at high risk of severe disease and have any symptoms of COVID-19 such as a cough, runny nose, fever, sore throat, body ache, headache, loss of taste/smell – please come to your nearest screening clinic to be checked and tested by our medical teams.
  • The severe symptoms of COVID-19, include the following: – Difficulty breathing; – Persistent pain or pressure in the chest; – Severe headache for a few days; – New confusion, inability to wake or stay awake; – Pale, gray, or blue-coloured skin, lips or nail beds.

Source: MOHMS

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