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Watch live @CBCNews : Federal government coronavirus update scheduled for noon ET. Speakers include Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland, Treasury Board President Jean-Yves Duclos and Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam.

I can't ... I just can't: On Feb. 26, Dr. Howard Njoo Canada's Deputy Chief Public Health Officer told the Commons committee on health: "We have contained the virus". Now he says tracking a pandemic isn't like the movies where you can "follow the trail of bodies.” Obviously.

WATCH LIVE: Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Howard Njoo is giving a COVID-19 update.

To help businesses make sure they are in compliance with the public health order, Deputy Chief Fire Marshall Gene Gallegos and his 14 inspectors have been giving notices to businesses, informing them about their occupancy load.

Deputy Chief Medical Officer, Dr Jenny Harries says people being able to see family is a "very important public health issue" but it is not part of the current announcement. Get live updates:

“Masks do have a role to play” says #Ireland ’s deputy Chief Medical Officer@ronan_glynn . Announcement to follow next meeting of Public Health Emergency Team on Thursday, but “any recommendation will be voluntary” #COVID ー19

COMING UP LIVE: Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Theresa Tam and Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Howard Njoo will give a COVID-19 update.

"An internal review has found Deputy Chief Health Officer Annaliese van Diemen did not undermine public confidence." via @theage 

Victoria's Deputy Chief Health Officer has kept her job but received social media training after a tweet sparked calls for her to resign. New guidelines for the entire public service will now be brought in as a result of the scandal. @tdolling  #7NEWS 


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Watch @TheSorryGirls , @petermckinnon  and @simplypodlogica  chat with Canadian Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Njoo about common questions around COVID-19 and how we can all gain more insight online. →

Sky News host Chris Kenny says taxpayers “don’t expect to see highly paid public servants run down the very country that pays them” following a controversial tweet by Victoria’s deputy chief health officer comparing Captain Cook to COVID-19.

"On Feb. 26, a top federal official told the health committee that Canada had COVID-19 under control. “We have contained the virus,” said Dr. Howard Njoo, deputy chief public health officer of the Public Health Agency of Canada."

From Dr. Howard Njoo, Canada’s Deputy Chief Public Health Officer on Feb. 26: “We have contained the virus.”

BTW, Canada's Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Howard Njoo said on Feb. 26: "We have contained the virus."

Dr. Howard Njoo, Deputy Chief Public Health Officer, Public Health Agency of Canada, advising against border control measures to halt the spread of COVID-19 on Feb. 26: “We have contained the virus. There have been 12 cases to date in Canada ...

Deputy chief public officer says Canadians will be dealing with coronavirus for some time yet. 'It won't be days or weeks,' Dr. Howard Njoo says. Authorities continue to say the best thing Canadians can do for themselves and others is to follow the advice of health professionals.

Deputy Chief Public Health Officer Dr. Howard Njoo stressed on Friday that personal protective equipment needs to be conserved for frontline health-care workers. "They are not for someone to put on their face to go to the grocery store." More here:

Deputy chief public health officer Dr Njoo says there have been +92’000 tests so far. 54’000 over the past 5 days alone.