Bahamas Weekly

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 19:20:01 EDT
Four additional positive COVID-19 cases and one death - Update #25
The Ministry of Health confirms the overnight death of Case #23, an eighty (80) year old male patient hospitalized in Grand Bahama, previously confirmed to have COVID-19 with no direct links to other cases.  Investigations are being con...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 18:55:03 EDT
The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China donates one thousand test kits to the Bahamas Ministry of Health update #24
The Bahamas entered into diplomatic relations with the People’s Republic of China on 23rd May, 1997.  For almost twenty-three (23) years, The Bahamas has enjoyed the kind assistance of the Chinese Government in areas of education, inf...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 18:24:36 EDT
Criminal investigation launched into breach of confidential patient records at Rand Memorial Hospital
The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) has launched a criminal investigation into the leak and dissemination on social media of a purported confidential document pertaining to clients of the Grand Bahama Health Services. The PHA has been assur...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 18:08:00 EDT
Office of The Prime Minister on malicious fake note circulating on social media
The Office of the Prime Minister is aware of a note circulating on social media purporting that a Bahamian resident filed a complaint against Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis. The note further alleges that the resident and her...

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:00:34 EDT
Quiet streets of New Providence portray lockdown in effect for 'Every Island and Cay'
Quiet streets of New Providence on Saturday portray the lockdown 'for every island and cay' in the Commonwealth of The Bahamas that came into effect as a result of the ...