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April 14, 2020
On the frontlines with healthcare workers

All of the healthcare workers The Guardian spoke with continued to urge the public to follow the advice of the Ministry of Health by staying at home. FILEWhile many Bahamians have been forced to stay at home to ride out the novel coronavirus, the country's medical workers have been putting their lives on the line every day. As Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands put it, they are the soldiers in thi...

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April 10, 2020
Schools stay closed and examinations postponed

ALL schools will remain closed until further advice is received from the Ministry of Health, a statement announced on Friday - and all examinations will be postponed with no date given for when they will be held.

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Remarks in the House of Assembly by Minister Jeffrey Lloyd on the Ministry of Education's Response to COVID-19
March 30, 2020
Remarks in the House of Assembly by Minister Jeffrey Lloyd on the Ministry of Education's Response to COVID-19

Remarks Delivered In The House of Assembly By the Hon. Jeffrey Lloyd, Minister of Education, On 30th March, 2020 - Update on the Ministry of Education’s Response to COVID-19...

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Prime Minister announces three new cases of COVID-19 and plans to extend state of emergency for eight days
March 30, 2020
Prime Minister announces three new cases of COVID-19 and plans to extend state of emergency for eight days

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis today in a live update on COVID-19 announced three more confirmed cases of the virus and plans to extend the state of emergency until 8 April...

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March 27, 2020
The Public Urged to Follow the Protocols that will Prevent the Continued Spread of COVID-19

Minister of Health Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands said to prevent the continued spread of COVID-19, it is important that the public follows the advice consistently given by the Ministry of Health Medical Professionals including himself...

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30 more days Bethel suggests extension to lockdown likely
March 25, 2020
30 more days Bethel suggests extension to lockdown likely

WHEN Parliament convenes on Monday it will likely agree to extend the 24-hour curfew based on the recommendation of medical experts...

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Curfew could be extended when Parliament convenes
March 24, 2020
Curfew could be extended when Parliament convenes

WHEN Parliament convenes on Monday it will likely agree to extend the 24-hour curfew based on the recommendation of medical experts...

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March 16, 2020
Ministry of Education COVID-19 PRESS RELEASE

On Wednesday 11th March, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the Coronavirus (COVID-19) a global pandemic. This means that the chance of this virus coming to our shores is significant. However, THERE IS NO NEED TO PANIC. Rather, we should remain calm, think rationally and follow the advice offered by the appropriate health authorities, such as the Ministry of Health (MOH), WHO, t...

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March 13, 2020
Statement from the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture

The Government of The Bahamas continues to monitor ongoing developments and reports as it relates to the COVID-19 Coronavirus...

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Coronavirus: Hong Kong hospital staff strike to demand closure of China border
February 03, 2020
Coronavirus: Hong Kong hospital staff strike to demand closure of China border

Hundreds of hospital workers in Hong Kong have gone on strike, demanding the border with mainland China be completely closed to reduce the risk of the coronavirus spreading...

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