Wednesday, May 6, 2020

15-year-old girl among five new COVID-19 cases

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –  The Ministry of Health has confirmed an additional five cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) in The Bahamas.

This brings the total number of cases up to 89.

Among the newly confirmed cases is a 15-year-old girl from Bimini.

Two more cases have been confirmed on the island, including a 36-year-old man and a 25-year-old man.

There was also an additional case on New Providence and Grand Bahama respectively.

A 60-year-old woman from New Providence and a 50-year-old woman from Grand Bahama tested positive for the virus.

None of the recent cases have a history of travel.

Health official advised that the new patients are all in isolation at home.  Read more >>