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COVID Update : Second COVID-19-Related Death…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 21, 2021 (SKNIS): St. Kitts and Nevis has recorded its second COVID-19 related death, as health authorities work to slow the transmission of the deadly virus. Chief Medical…

COVID Update : 11 Additional Positive Cases of…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 20, 2021 (SKNIS): The Ministry of Health’s robust contact tracing continues to identify new cases of COVID-19 with eleven (11) positive results within the last 24 hours.…

Non-Pharmaceutical Methods Still Important in…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 18, 2021 (SKNIS): As the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis continues to manage the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. Hazel Laws during June 17,…

Gonsalves: Mandatory vaccination can be ordered…

KINGSTOWN (CMC): Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves says that mandatory COVID-19 vaccination can be ordered for private and public sector workers and that the law allows for a person to be legally…

Donated medical equipment will enhance healthcare…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (June 16, 2021) - - The medical equipment donated to the Alexandra Hospital for the Paediatric and Maternity wards will go a long way towards improving the delivery of healthcare…

St. Kitts’ Medical Chief of Staff Urges All…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 13, 2021 (SKNIS): Dr. Cameron Wilkinson, Medical Chief of Staff at the JNF General Hospital in Basseterre, St. Kitts, is asking all non-essential workers to stay at home…

Prime Minister Harris working to reduce vaccine…

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, June 13, 2021 (MMS-SKN) -- Even as the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis races towards achieving herd immunity in its fight against the Covid-19 pandemic, there is some vaccine…

St. Kitts And Nevis Government Places Further…

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, June 11, 2021 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) - In its efforts to halt the spread of the COVID-19 disease within the Federation, the Government of St. Kitts and…

High Command Moves Quickly to Contain Situation…

This week, the High Command of The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) was notified of the first confirmed case of COVID-19 among staff. The individual, a civilian who works at…

St. Kitts And Nevis Will Only Use Who-Approved…

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, June 09, 2021 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) - Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, said his Team Unity administration is…

CMO Dr Laws Identifies Factors Fuelling Current…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 08, 2021 (SKNIS): On Monday (June 07), Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws, identified three factors fuelling the recent wave of cases that have resulted in 11 new cases…

Attorney General Byron Says COVID-19 Prevention…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, June 8, 2021 (SKNIS): Attorney General within the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Honourable Vincent Byron Jr, says persons can legally work remotely from home. During…