December 11, 2020

House observes silence for David Vega

David "Dido" Vega, Area representative of Corozal Bay, died this morning in Belize City while undergoing treatment for COVID-19.
December 11, 2020

GOB commits to fight against COVID-19 and path to economic recovery

By ramping up testing for the virus and enforcing regulations, the Government hopes to get to the point where a vaccine would be readily available.
December 11, 2020

David ‘Dido’ Vega loses battle with COVID-19

Vega lost his battle with COVID-19 this morning. He is the first Area Representative in Belize to lose his life to the virus.
December 11, 2020

Minister of Health: “Dr. Manzanero has done his part in the fight against COVID-19”

This was after the Director of Health Services, Dr. Marvin Manzanero tested positive for COVID-19. 
December 11, 2020
Belize Central Prison

Central Prison cautiously celebrates “COVID-free” status

The prison moved from “preventive” to mitigating mode, implementing now-common safety measures such as hand hygiene, the wearing of face masks, temperature checks, and so on, [...]
December 10, 2020

Over 280 new COVID-19 infections, no new deaths

The Ministry reported 286 newly-confirmed cases today, which came from a sample batch of 1,031. Of those new cases, 138 of them were females and 158 [...]
December 9, 2020

Cases of COVID-19 continue to spike in municipalities

Today's heat map from the Ministry of Health and Wellness showed Corozal Town with 29 of 70 cases, Orange Walk Town with 64 of 132 cases; [...]
December 9, 2020

Whopping 506 new cases of COVID-19 reported, 4 new deaths

This is believed to be the most ever recorded in a single day and involves both rapid and PCR tests.