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VIDEO: Ronald Chapman on contact tracing

VIDEO: Ronald Chapman on contact tracing


Head of the COVID Monitoring Unit Ronald Chapman explains the different types of contacts and whether you would need to get a COVID-19 test. (Video by Jameel Springer)   [embed]https://youtu.be/iPh9kSsT0ng[/embed]    ......

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VIDEO: Contact Tracing Challenges

VIDEO: Contact Tracing Challenges


Chief Medical Officer Dr Kenneth George says some people have not been truthful when dealing with the teams conducting contact tracing for COVID-19. George said although some people may have relationships outside the home, they should still cooperate...

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VIDEO: New COVID trends

VIDEO: New COVID trends


The Ministry of Health is observing new patterns among the COVID-19 infections in Barbados. Not only are there certain communities which were identified as hot spots, but there is also a high infection among some families. At-risk individuals i...

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VIDEO: Contact Tracing in Barbados

VIDEO: Contact Tracing in Barbados


Chief Medical Officer Dr Kenneth George says the Ministry of Health will be rolling out a new contact tracing exercise in certain high-risk communities. Apart from the COVID-19 vaccine, this is one of the main tools to suppress the outbreak, he add...

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VIDEO: Back to Work

VIDEO: Back to Work


The gradual reopening of Barbados started on Monday morning after an almost month-long lockdown to fight the spread of COVID-19. Although many retail stores remain closed, Bridgetown was the busiest it has been in some time. (Video by Reco Moore) ...

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VIDEO: COVID-19 Vaccine & Minors

VIDEO: COVID-19 Vaccine & Minors


The Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is not yet recommended for minors because the necessary safety and efficacy studies needed for regulatory approval are still ongoing, according to Immunologist and Chair of the UWI COVID-19 Task Force, Professor Clive L...

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VIDEO: What You Need To Know About The COVID 19 Vaccine

VIDEO: What You Need To Know About The COVID 19 Vaccine


The safety of a vaccine is determined over multiple phases of human trials. Those trials were all completed in December and the Covishield vaccine, which was developed by Oxford-AstraZeneca, was approved as safe and effective, this according to Immun...

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Nation Update: BLP retains St George North in by-election

Nation Update: BLP retains St George North in by-election


The People of St George North have spoken, electing general secretary of the Barbados Workers’ Union, Toni Moore, to be their next parliamentary representative. On November 11, 2020, Moore received 3154 votes in the by-election. Floyd Reifer of th...

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Nation Update: By-election day in St George North

Nation Update: By-election day in St George North


Nation News took a tour of St George North earlier today to capture the sights and sounds of polling in the St George North by-election. Along the way, we spoke to some of the voters and the candidates.     [embed]https://youtu.be/...

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VIDEO: St George North – The Issues

VIDEO: St George North – The Issues


Residents of St George North are heading to the polls tomorrow to elect a parliamentary representative who will serve until the next General Election is constitutionally due. They spoke to Nation News about some of the issues affecting the community....