Friday, September 24, 2021


Doctors who abuse sick leave warned, under scrutiny from the government

The Cabinet was made aware that several workers are abusing the sick-leave provision included in the labour contract under which they are employed; additional...

Dr. Robins says the general public needs more knowledge about vaccines

Historian and Medical Doctor Radcliffe Robins spoke last night at the United Progressive Party education forum on COVID-19 vaccines. He says while people have more...

PM says multiply active cases by 6, for better picture of COVID situation in...

PM says active COVID-19 cases more like 6000:

APUA employee says he will lose his job before taking COVID-19 vaccine

Antigua Public Utilities Authority Stan Richards says he will lose his job before he take the COVID-19 vaccine. A new government mandate as of September...

VIDEO: Here’s why government’s vaccine mandate won’t apply to healthcare workers, for now

Employees of the Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre and Community Clinics are exempt from this policy for this period; here's why.

CABINET approves vaccine mandates for Antigua & Barbuda, says PM

56 UPDATE: BROWNE: "Cabinet introduced vaccine mandates today, to protect lives and livelihoods. Pushing for national COVID immunity by year end." More details expected from Cabinet notes tomorrow. EARLIER...

7 new cases of COVID-19

(Dashboard Update for September 13, 2021)   The most recent report received by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment from the Sir Lester Bird...

Dr. Belizaire: Delta variant — more aggressive, far more contagious

1 The Delta variant causes more infections and spreads faster than early forms of SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19. The Delta variant is more contagious: The...