Jamaica's COVID-19 cases rise to 44

Jamaica now has 44 cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the respiratory disease that has sent most of the world’s inhabitants indoors. This represents six new cases from a batch of 53 te...

April 01, 2020
Coronavirus

Third death from COVID-19 in Jamaica

A third novel coronavirus (COVID-19) patient in Jamaica has died. The announcement was made by Health Minister Dr Christopher Tufton via social media on Wednesday afternoon. He said more details on...

April 01, 2020
Coronavirus

COVID-19 TIMELINE: How did we get here?

The entire world is now in the throes of the latest pandemic to afflict mankind – the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) or COVID-19. As at Tuesday, March 31, 2020, COVID-...

March 31, 2020
Coronavirus

Jamaica now has 30 cases of COVID-19

The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Jamaica now stands at 30. This is an increase of four since the last update on Wednesday. The announcement was made Friday evening by the Minister of He...

March 27, 2020
Coronavirus