7 Apr 2020

UK PM Boris Johnson in ICU

From Midday Report, 12:15 pm on 7 April 2020

The British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, is in intensive care at a hospital in London after his Covid-19 symptoms worsened.

Downing Street says he is suffering from persistent symptoms of the coronavirus and was moved to the ICU as a precaution in case he needed ventilation.

RNZ's London correspondent Benji Hyer spoke to Māni Dunlop.