The Ministry of Health and Medical Services confirms that many Honiara residents are experiencing flu and not COVID-19.
Dr Nemia Bainivalu, who is also the Incident Controller of the National Health Emergency Operation Centre of the Ministry of Health confirmed most of the public in Honiara have experienced flue like illnesses.
He said those people who presented that symptom have also been tested for COVID-19 and their results were negative. “This means that it is caused by an infection not COVID 19,”
Meanwhile he said that based on data there are two variants of covivd-19 that are in the country. They are delta and omicron b2.
He said there is improvement in the COVID-19 and only 307 cases being recorded in the country.