Escaped convict still at large
August 23, 2020
Kobe Bryant birthday. Photo credit: Los Angeles Lakers
Today is Kobe Bryant’s birthday – Sports world and family pay tribute to late Kobe Bryant on 42nd birthday
August 23, 2020

BREAKING: 18 new positive cases of COVID-19 identified today

Posted: Sunday, August 23, 2020. 1:49 pm CST.

By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health informed a short while ago that after processing a total of 165 samples, 18 new positive cases of COVID-19 were identified today.

The preliminary breakdown of the 18 cases is as follows:

Orange Walk: 4

Belize District: 7 (3 in city, 1 in Caye Caulker, San Pedro 3)

Cayo District: 5 (all in Belmopan)

Stann Creek: 1

Toledo: 1 (Border Jumper)

Health authorities are awaiting test results from a patient who was transferred from San Felipe, Orange Walk to the Karl Huesner Memorial Hospital (KHMH) but died on arrival. According to the authorities this individual “is a highly suspect case for COVID-19″.

The Ministry says that they will be providing updates throughout the rest of the day and advises Belizeans to ” please continue to remain safe and exercise all the prevention measures at all time”.


Advertise with the mоѕt vіѕіtеd nеwѕ ѕіtе іn Belize ~ We offer fully customizable and flexible digital marketing packages. Your content is delivered instantly to thousands of users in Belize and abroad! Contact us at mаrkеtі[email protected]еаkіngbеlіzеnеwѕ.соm or call us at 501-601-0315.


© 2020, BreakingBelizeNews.com. Content is copyrighted and requires written permission for reprinting in online or print media. Theft of content without permission/payment is punishable by law.

  • Galen University
  • larry waight
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa