‘Can’t quite believe it’: New Zealand tiptoes towards elimination of coronavirus
With an anonymous woman in an Auckland hospital the last confirmed case, scientists expect to be able to declare next week that the nation is virus-free
As health officials announce each new day of no new Covid-19 cases, social media explodes with New Zealanders celebrating the news.
“That feeling like you got away with something that seemed impossible and you can’t quite believe it even though you want to believe it,” wrote one, on Twitter. “But for an entire country.”