It’s Thursday June 2, welcome to The Spinoff’s live updates. I’m Stewart Sowman-Lund. Have a news tip or want to say hello? Reach me on firstname.lastname@example.org
- The head of the Cancer Control Agency will become acting director general of health when Ashley Bloomfield quits.
- Broadcaster Kamahl Santamaria has quit social media after recent inappropriate behaviour allegations.
- US jury finds both Johnny Depp and Amber Heard defamed each other – but one party came out on top.
- Today’s Covid-19 numbers will be released, as always, at 1pm.