Jacinda Ardern will delay her wedding as she puts all of New Zealand on Red Alert


Jacinda Ardern DELAYS her wedding as she puts New Zealand on Covid RED ALERT and invokes harsh restrictions with thousands of cases expected in weeks


Jacinda Ardern has announced she will delay her own wedding after putting all of New Zealand on Red Alert Covid footing. 

The Prime Minister said that from 11:59pm on Sunday night all residents will be subject to new restrictions as the Omicron variant wreaks havoc. 

Ms Ardern also announced her wedding would be postponed due to the latest outbreak but said she was no different to other New Zealanders.

‘Such is life,’ she told reporters during a press conference in which she reiterated New Zealand was not entering a lockdown. 

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern (pictured) has announced she will delay her own wedding after putting all of New Zealand on Red Alert Covid footing

At the red setting of New Zealand’s traffic light system residents are still able to do most things, including travel. 

Hospitality businesses will remain open but be capped at 100 patrons, with customers to remain seated and people also encouraged to work from home. 

More to come. 

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