Media Advisory: Premier Ball, Minister Haggie and Dr. Fitzgerald Available to Media

  • Executive Council
  • Health and Community Services

March 18, 2020

The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, the Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services and Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, Chief Medical Officer of Health, will hold a media availability today (Wednesday, March 18) to discuss COVID-19.

The availability will take place in the Media Centre, Ground Floor, East Block, Confederation Building at 3:30 p.m. Media attending can enter via the front entrance of East Block and are asked to RSVP to Jillian Hood (, 709-729-4266). For those media who are unable to attend in person, they may join by teleconference. For dial-in details for the teleconference, please also contact Ms. Hood.

The availability will also be live-streamed on the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Facebook and Twitter accounts – @GovNL.

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Media contacts
Jeremy Reynolds
Office of the Premier

Tina Newhook
Health and Community Services
709-729-1377, 728-2837

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