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Live Video: Govt Confirm Two Covid-19 Deaths

Live Video: Govt Confirm Two Covid-19 Deaths

[Updated] The Government is holding a press conference this evening [April 6] to update the public on Covid-19. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime the live video is below, and you can follow our live updates here. 6.03pm: It is with great sadness we report that Bermuda has recorded our first Covid related deaths. The Premier... Read more of this article

Updates: Covid-19 On Monday, April 6th

Updates: Covid-19 On Monday, April 6th

[Updating] As the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic continues to affect countries around the globe, Bermuda is taking strict measures to prevent the spread of the virus, with the island having declared a State of Emergency and directing residents to ‘Shelter In Place’ for two weeks starting on April 4th. Live updates will be posted as they... Read more of this article

Covid-19: UK Prime Minister In Intensive Care

Covid-19: UK Prime Minister In Intensive Care

After testing positive for Covid-19 and being hospitalized earlier this week, United Kingdom Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care today [April 6]. A BBC story said, “Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms “worsened”, Downing Street has said. “Mr... Read more of this article

Premier Tweets About Buzz, Buzz Responds

Premier Tweets About Buzz, Buzz Responds

[Updated] Premier David Burt had strong words for Buzz Cafe on Twitter, calling any claim they would open “nonsense”, telling them to “COOL OUT”, and tweeting that he apologises for his tone, but that this is a very serious situation and “we all have to work together to save lives.” Premier Burt tweeted saying, “I’ve... Read more of this article

Video: Bermuda Doctors Thank The Public

Video: Bermuda Doctors Thank The Public

The Bermuda Medical Doctors Association is commending members of the public for doing their part in the fight against the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, saying that by staying at home, we are helping to keep the community safer. Dr. Henry Dowling, “On behalf of the Bermuda Medical Doctors Association, we want to thank you for doing your part to fight... Read more of this article

Confirmed Cases In Bermuda Remains At 37

Confirmed Cases In Bermuda Remains At 37

Five additional test results were received today, all of which were negative for Covid-19, so the confirmed positive cases in Bermuda remains at 37, with 14 people having recovered, while six people are hospitalized. A Government spokesperson said, “Five additional test results were received today, all of which were negative for COVID-19. This... Read more of this article

Concacaf To Suspend Upcoming Competitions

Concacaf To Suspend Upcoming Competitions

Concacaf announced the suspension of the 2020 Concacaf Nations League Finals, Road to Gold Cup Qualifiers, and Flow Caribbean Club Championship due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “At Concacaf our thoughts are with all the communities affected by the spread of Covid-19 at this difficult time. As we continue to assess our... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Two New Cases, Total Of 37 Now

Covid-19: Two New Cases, Total Of 37 Now

There have been 2 more positive results so the number of confirmed positive cases in Bermuda now stands at 37; and 14 people have recovered, while six people are hospitalized. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Health provided the daily update on Bermuda’s COVID-19 status. “Twenty-five additional test results were received... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Social Distancing & Closure Schedule

Covid-19: Social Distancing & Closure Schedule

The latest version of the Social Distancing and Closure Schedule has been released, covering the Shelter in Place guidelines. Premier David Burt tweeted the link to the document saying, “The new official Social Distancing Guidelines have been posted to the website. Please read in full as it will answer many questions that have been asked. “Important... Read more of this article

‘Able To Test Approximately 2,000 Persons’

‘Able To Test Approximately 2,000 Persons’

“With the additional testing supplies scheduled to arrive on the BA flight next week, we will be able to test approximately 2,000 persons,” Minister of Health Kim Wilson confirmed during yesterday’s press briefing. Minister Wilson said, “Regarding testing capability, with the generosity of Roche Bermuda’s supply of two additional... Read more of this article

Video: Puppets Highlight Hand Washing

Video: Puppets Highlight Hand Washing

No Strings Productions [NSP] — which Bermudian Michael Frith, the co-creator of Fraggle Rock, is involved in — has released a video aimed at  teaching children about proper hand washing techniques in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. The well produced video is set against a song saying “time to wash, time to wash your hands”... Read more of this article

Video: Covid-19 Real Time Counter Chart

Video: Covid-19 Real Time Counter Chart

Roylab Stats is streaming a live video on YouTube with real-time information on Covid-19 cases around the globe, including a live counter on confirmed cases, recovered cases, and total deaths. The video’s description on YouTube said, “I started this live stream on January 26, and since January 30 I have been streaming this without stopping.... Read more of this article

Police: ‘Breach Of Curfew Files Will Be Prepared’

Police: ‘Breach Of Curfew Files Will Be Prepared’

Police responded to a loud music complaint on Vesey Street last night and found three men, none of whom reside in the area all congregated, and the police said that “breach of curfew files will be prepared for all three.” A police spokesperson said, “Shortly before nine o’clock last night, police responded to a loud music complaint... Read more of this article