August 24, 2020

ASK THE EXPERTS: New cases reported as COVID-19 takes more lives

As of today, 27 new cases were recorded of 181 samples. Two of these are in Corozal and 16 in Orange Walk; five in Cayo, and [...]
August 24, 2020

Ministry of Health: 27 new cases, 4 deaths

The Director of Health Services (DHS) informed that of the 181 samples processed, 27 new cases of COVID-19 were detected.
August 24, 2020

Caribbean Chicken temporarily closes countrywide after employee dies from COVID-19 complications

The Ministry of Health said that employee, Natalio Wicab, died while being transferred from San Felipe to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital, from a highly suspect [...]
August 24, 2020

Guinea Grass makes plea to end lockdown

Two weeks later, the Guinea Grass Village Council wrote to Prime Minister Dean Barrow in his capacity as chair of the National Covid-19 Oversight Committee to [...]
August 24, 2020

Anglican teacher dies after testing positive for COVID-19

Gladden recently gave birth via C-Section at the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital and has also tested positive COVID-19.
August 24, 2020

Ministry of Health investigating two more suspected COVID deaths

“This a highly suspect case for SARS-CoV2,” the DHS noted.
August 24, 2020

“COVID-19 will be around forever,” says UK scientist

Following comments made on Friday by World Health Organization (WHO) Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus that the pandemic could be over in two years, the BBC [...]
August 23, 2020

Director of World Health Organization says COVID-19 pandemic could be “over in two years”

Speaking at a virtual press conference in Geneva on Friday, the WHO Director-General compared the current pandemic to the Spanish Flu pandemic back in 1918, noting [...]