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COVID-19 cases up to 233
There are now 233 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Jamaica.   This, after 10 additional cases were recorded over the last 24 hours.
Portmore residents face long lines on second shopping day under lock-down
There are long lines at supermarkets and wholesales in the Portmore Municipality in St Catherine as thousands of residents venture out
Chaotic scenes in Spanish Town on second shopping day for lock-down residents
Mayor of Spanish Town Norman Scott has described as chaotic the shopping situation in the Old Capital. He says there are extremely long
Cornpiece quarantine lifted
The health ministry has lifted the quarantine imposed on Cornpiece settlement in Clarendon.   In a statement, it says the
Opposition calls for shut down of country
One opposition member says shutting down the country is the best way to prevent corona virus infection.   Former Chief Medical
JCF: no island wide lock down
The Jamaica Constabulary Force has sought to dispel fears of an island-wide lock down, after a copy of an internal police memo relating
US reportedly blocked sales of medical equipment meant for Jamaica
Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton has confirmed that the United States blocked the sale of COVID-19 testing equipment meant for
Jamaica reports 18 new COVID-19 cases, pushing total to 143
Health Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton has confirmed that 18 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in the last 24 hours.