Media Advisory: Update – Premier Ball and Minister Haggie to Join Dr. Fitzgerald at Availability

  • Executive Council
  • Health and Community Services

March 21, 2020

The Honourable Dwight Ball, Premier of Newfoundland and Labrador, and the Honourable John Haggie, Minister of Health and Community Services, will join Dr. Janice Fitzgerald, Chief Medical Officer of Health, at today’s COVID-19 media availability, which remains scheduled for 4:00 p.m.

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

As a safety precaution, all media covering the availability are asked not to attend in person and join by teleconference only. To participate, please RSVP to Jillian Hood (709-687-2501, who will provide the dial-in details. For sound quality purposes, media calling in are asked to use a land line if at all possible.


Media contacts
Jeremy Reynolds
Office of the Premier

Kathy Dicks-Peyton
Health and Community Services
709-729-6986, 699-1982

2020 03 21 3:33 pm