Sailing Week 2020 cancelled!

The Antigua and Barbuda Sailing Week activities have been cancelled for 2020. A release from the Antigua Sailing Week Committee states: “As a result of national and global measures being taken to contain the COVID-19 pandemic and the priority being the health and...

MSJMC suspends all non-essential procedures

Mount St John Medical Centre (MSJMC) will be suspending all non-essential services to the general public at it seeks to “enable social distancing and keep everyone safe” in the midst of the COVID-19 world pandemic. According to a release from hospital officials the...

COVID-19 puts thousands of pensioners at risk

By Elesha George A turn for the worse in the spread of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) could be disastrous for thousands of pensioners who depend on the state to survive. “That timeliness of the benefit payment is what will determine the quality of life for an...

Ministry closes schools from Monday

All schools in the country will close as of Monday, education officials have just announced. The closures are in direct response to the COVID-19 outbreak as the Ministry of Education seeks to mitigate the impact of its spread. According to a release issued moments...
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