Covid-19

forty-Seven 47 Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Update127
forty-Seven (47) Additional Confirmed COVID-19 Cases Update#127

August 13, 2020

The Ministry of Health confirms today that there are forty-seven (47) additional confirmed cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to one thousand thirty-six (1036)...

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Virus forces closure of govt offices as cases pass 1,000
Virus forces closure of govt offices as cases pass 1,000

August 13, 2020

THE Bahamas reached the grim milestone of more than 1,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases yesterday as government offices continued to shut down after exposure to the virus...

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47 new cases of COVID-19 reported on Monday
47 new cases of COVID-19 reported on Monday

August 10, 2020

The Ministry of Health reported on Monday that there are 47 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19...

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48 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 on 8th August 2020
48 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 on 8th August 2020

August 09, 2020

The Ministry of Health confirms that there are forty-eight (48) additional confirmed cases of COVID-19. This brings the total number of confirmed cases to eight hundred seventy-eight (878).

There are four hundred twelve (412) confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Providence, three hundred seventy-four (374) confirmed cases in Grand Bahama, forty-five (45) confirmed cases in Bimini, twenty-eight (28) confirmed cases in Abaco, twelve (12) confirmed cases in the Berry Islands, three (3) confirmed cases in Cat Island, three (3) confirmed cases in Exuma, and one (1) confirmed case in Eleuthera.

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Health Minister Wells: The Country Approached the COVID-19 Battle Handicapped

August 07, 2020

All of The Bahamas should be aware that the country approached the COVID-19 battle handicapped, Minister of Health the Hon. Renward Wells explained during a COVID-19 update press conference held at the Ministry, Friday, August 7, 2020...

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830 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 in The Bahamas

August 07, 2020

Minister of Health the Hon. Renward Wells stated that as of August 7, 2020, there have been 830 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in The Bahamas...

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COVID-19 Pandemic: India’s response and global strategy

August 07, 2020

Coronavirus cases are nearing 20 million globally with around 8,00,000 deaths. Hundreds of thousands of COVID-19 cases are still being reported daily from all corners of the world including from the Caribbean...

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Grand Bahama lockdown extended by 12 days
Grand Bahama lockdown extended by 12 days

August 07, 2020

Minister of State for Grand Bahama Kwasi Thompson announced yesterday the lockdown implemented in Grand Bahama will be extended to August 19...

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23 PATIENTS GET VIRUS ON WARD: Single Sandilands employee passes on COVID as health officials deny PPE shortage
23 PATIENTS GET VIRUS ON WARD: Single Sandilands employee passes on COVID as health officials deny PPE shortage

August 07, 2020

THE Public Hospitals Authority confirmed yesterday that 23 people have tested positive for COVID-19 on the male ward of the Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre...

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UPDATED: U.S. State Department advises against travel to The Bahamas
UPDATED: U.S. State Department advises against travel to The Bahamas

August 06, 2020

On Thursday, the Bahamas became the only country in the English-speaking Caribbean to receive a level four travel advisory from the United States indicating that US residents should not travel here because of the "health and safety measures and COVID-19 related conditions"...

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10 New Case Of COVID-19 Reported today August 6th 2020
10 New Case Of COVID-19 Reported today August 6th 2020

August 06, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is reporting 10 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 - including 7 on New Providence, 2 on Bimini and 1 on the island of Abaco. There are a total of 761 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

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36 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Today 5th August 2020
36 New Confirmed Cases of COVID-19 Today 5th August 2020

August 05, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is reporting 36 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 - 30 on New Providence and 6 on Grand Bahama.

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At least 30 immigration officers COVID-19 positive, minister says

August 05, 2020

Elsworth Johnson. At least 30 immigration workers tested positive for COVID-19, Minister of Immigration Elsworth Johnson revealed yesterday. "We have immigration officers who have tested positive and who are now quarantined," Johnson said. "And we know that COVID-19, I've experienced it, I've lost a sister. You're talking [...]

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Highlights From The Prime Ministers National Address
Highlights From The Prime Ministers National Address

August 03, 2020

HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE PRIME MINISTER’S NATIONAL ADDRESS 3rd AUGUST 2020

-Two-week national lockdown implemented effective Tuesday 4 August 10pm; nearing end of 14 day-period health data will be assessed to determine whether an extension is necessary.

-Grand Bahama will be reassessed near the end of its current lockdown scheduled to end on Friday 7 August at 5am to determine if extension is necessary.

-31 new confirmed cases reported today – 22 on Grand Bahama and 9 on New Providence.

-ICU beds at capacity and non-critical care beds are approaching capacity.
-Increase in number of cases is expected before the current surge is brought under control

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PM announces national lockdown
PM announces national lockdown

August 03, 2020

Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis has announced a national lockdown for the entire Bahamas in the ongoing fight against COVID-19...

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31 new cases of COVID-19 reported on Monday
31 new cases of COVID-19 reported on Monday

August 03, 2020

The Ministry of Health reported on Monday that there are 31 additional confirmed cases of COVID-19...

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31 New Case Of COVID-19 Reported today August 3rd 2020
31 New Case Of COVID-19 Reported today August 3rd 2020

August 03, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is reporting 31 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 - 22 on Grand Bahama and 9 on New Providence.

There are 679 total cases.

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49 New Cases Of COVID-19
49 New Cases Of COVID-19

August 03, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is reporting 49 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 today, bringing the total to 648.

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49 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday
49 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday

August 02, 2020

The Ministry of Health reported on Sunday that there are 49 new cases of COVID-19...

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25 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19
25 Confirmed Cases of COVID-19

August 01, 2020

The Bahamas Ministry of Health is reporting an additional 25 confirmed cases of COVID-19 today.

This brings to 599 the total number of confirmed cases.

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