fbpx
breaking news
Former Minister’s aide detained for physical assault allegations
November 14, 2020
Belize Water Services employee passes away due to complications associated with COVID-19
November 14, 2020

New P.M. warns against post-election celebration due to COVID-19

  • 1.2K
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
    1.2K
    Shares

Posted: Saturday, November 14, 2020. 9:26 pm CST.

By Aaron Humes: Historic as his victory was, Prime Minister John Briceno has warned supporters to be cautious with their celebrations.

“My Fellow Belizeans, while I understand that we have just come off the heels of an historic election victory and our many supporters want to celebrate, I must implore and urge you to practice CAUTION. We are still in the throes of a very serious pandemic that continues to escalate. While we get ready to implement our plan of action, it is imperative that every Belizean man, woman and child do their part to social distance, wear masks and generally take care of each other,” Briceno said in a statement.

He continued, “We are on the precipice of great things, Belize. I just ask that we remain patient and continue to do the right things to protect one another one day at a time.”

On Friday, ten deaths from COVID-19 were reported nationwide including three in Briceno’s native Orange Walk District. 119 new cases were recorded.

Briceno’s administration will emphasize heavy testing and contact tracing to get a handle on the virus, while encouraging some re-opening of the economy.

 

Аdvеrtіѕе wіth thе most visited news site in Веlіzе ~ Wе оffеr fullу сuѕtоmіzаblе аnd flехіblе dіgіtаl mаrkеtіng расkаgеѕ. Yоur соntеnt іѕ dеlіvеrеd іnѕtаntlу tо thоuѕаndѕ оf uѕеrѕ іn Веlіzе аnd аbrоаd! Соntасt uѕ аt [email protected] оr саll uѕ аt 501-601-0315.

 

© 2020, BreakingBelizeNews.com. This article is the copyrighted property of Breaking Belize News. Written permission must be obtained before reprint in online or print media. REPRINTING CONTENT WITHOUT PERMISSION AND/OR PAYMENT IS THEFT AND PUNISHABLE BY LAW.

  • Galen University
  • larry waight
  • Galen University
  • Shindaiwa

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.