Coronavirus Northern Ireland: Lockdown extended for three more weeks

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Wednesday, April 15th, 2020

The coronavirus lockdown in Northern Ireland will be extended for another three weeks.


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First Minister Arlene Foster said the Northern Ireland Executive took the decision after a meeting today.



Earlier today, Newry Times reported that another six people who tested positive for Covid-19 had died in the last 24 hours.

This brings the total number of deaths in the country to 140 people.



Lockdown restrictions will now remain until 5 May 2020.

The lockdown will be reviewed by the Northern Ireland Executive as more data emerges.




Keep up to date with all the latest Northern Ireland Coronavirus / Covid-19 news HERE


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