April 6, 2020

Nurses Association sounds alarm: ‘Health facilities not prepared to care for staff or patients’

The Nurse association informed that they have done a countrywide tour of the different health facilities.
April 6, 2020

GOB notes social media post by Maria Estella Recinos on her husband recent passing with COVID-19

“The nation is deeply saddened by the passing of Pipersburgh, a beloved Belizean, both at home and abroad. The Government reiterates its deepest condolences to his [...]
April 6, 2020

Roaring Creek Bridge closed; only essential travel allowed

The closure took effect this morning after two more persons from San Ignacio, Cayo District tested positive for Covid-19.
April 6, 2020

Ministry of Health: The two patients that tested positive with COVID-19 are from San Ignacio Town

One of the males identified is a contact of patient #4.  He developed minor signs and symptoms that included diarrhea and loss of sense of smell.
April 6, 2020

BREAKING: Two more Covid-19 cases confirmed in Belize; total cases now at 7

In a Facebook post a short while ago, Minister of Health, Pablo Marin said that 26 persons were tested yesterday of which 2 resulted positive to [...]
April 6, 2020

Over 44,000 Belizeans apply for Covid-19 unemployment relief program

As of this morning, April 6, more than 44,000 applications have been received via the portal, and about 7,000 hard copies of the applications have been [...]
April 6, 2020

Wife of Hubert Pipersburgh issues statement after husband dies of COVID-19 virus

By Maria Estella: Esteemed family and friends and general public, I am sharing my story, so you know of our experience and not by rumors spread [...]
April 5, 2020
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PM confirms death of Hubert Pipersburgh

Pipersburgh, 55, is the first patient with COVID-19 to be named by authorities. He was eulogized as a well-known and renowned Belizean who served his country [...]