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No definite date to reopen schools

JEFFREY LLOYD Minister of Education

“It will be impossible for schools to reopen on April 14,” said Minister of Education Jeffrey Lloyd. Lloyd was speaking in the House of Assembly on Monday, April 6, following Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis’ announcement of further ‘Emergency Orders’ mandated to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus in the country. Dr. Minnis in…
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GBPA provides isolation facility

ISOLATION FACILITY – Thanks to the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), the Grand Bahama COVID-19 Task Force team has taken up residence in the new home, at the Cancer Association Atlantic Avenue West facility, with two confirmed virus patients in their care. Dr. Frank Bartlett (insert) heads the GB task Force team. (PHOTOS: JAIMIE SMITH)

Thanks to the Grand Bahama Port Authority (GBPA), the Grand Bahama COVID-19 Task Force team has taken up residence in the new home, at the Cancer Association Atlantic Avenue West facility, with two confirmed virus patients in their care. When the government was unable to secure a suitable building, the GBPA rose to the occasion.…
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GB records initial ‘COVID-19’ death, new lockdown measures

NEW LOCKDOWN MEASURES – Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis imposed further lockdown measures on Monday, April 6, in the fight against the spread of COVID-19

Ministry of Health officials on Saturday (April 4), confirmed Grand Bahama’s first COVID-19 related death. The victim is believed to be Clarence Bartlett, a well-known Eight Mile Rock Justice of the Peace. This daily can confirm that he was among Grand Bahama’s first four positive cases. A statement from the Minister of Health over the…
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PM: ‘Stay home!’

Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis, in a national press conference on Friday (April 3) imposed a complete lockdown of services nationwide, with the exception of a few essential personnel. "Because there is a surge and community spread, the government has decided, based on the advice of health officials that effective 8:00 p.m. Friday, April 3,…
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