Author Archive: Shanice Gibbs

602 COVID-19 cases and 2 deaths recorded yesterday
  602 new COVID-19 cases recorded yesterday, have pushed the country’s case count to 31,907.   Of the new cases, 334
Some 12,099 persons vaccinated against COVID-19
As at Sunday, some 12,099 persons have been vaccinated against COVID-19.   Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. Christopher Tufton
COVID-19 vaccinations for Parliamentarians 60 years and older to start today
  COVID-19 vaccinations for Cabinet members, Parliamentarians and Heads of Ministries, departments and agencies of Government who
Health Minister says steps being taken by Jamaica’s main supplier of medical oxygen to increase its capacity
Health and Wellness Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton says steps are being taken by Jamaica’s main supplier of medical oxygen to
JDF says its members are not being forced to take the COVID-19 vaccine
The Jamaica Defence Force, JDF, has sought to dispel allegations that its members are being forced to take the COVID-19 vaccine.  
Opposition says rising COVID cases, increased hospitalizations and deaths, are serious cause for concern
The Opposition says the rising COVID-19 cases, increased hospitalizations and deaths are a serious cause for concern.   Yesterday
Jamaica continues to see big increases in COVID-19 cases, with 806 new cases yesterday
The country continues to see big increases in COVID-19 cases, with 806 new cases reported yesterday.   At the same time, the
Jamaica to receive 14, 400 doses of COVID-19 vaccines through COVAX facility today
The country is slated to receive a shipment of 14,400 doses of vaccines through the COVAX facility today.   This is the first part