New Zealand breaks COVID-19 free streak with two new cases
New Zealand has recorded two new cases of COVID-19.
The Ministry of Health confirmed the news this morning.
“The Ministry can confirm today two new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand related to the border as a result of recent travel from the UK,” the statement read.
It breaks a 24-day streak of no confirmed cases in the country.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern imposed a nationwide lockdown during the crisis, including banning international travel.