Fiji Has Confirmed Case of Coronavirus

Health Minister Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete.

Fiji’s Health Minister Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete has tweeted that there is a single confirmed case of COVID-19 in Lautoka.

0He says the affected person had recently travelled abroad and that the patient has been immediately isolated where he remains under careful medical supervision.

“Our team is identifying all those who he was in contact with. There are no locally transmitted cases in Fiji, but we are vastly expanding containment measures. Details are being finalised now. More from @FijiPM coming soon.”