07 May 2021
17 New Covid-19 cases reported, nine in emergency shelters

17 New Covid-19 cases reported, nine in emergency shelters


Seventeen new COVID-19 positive cases were reported from 204  samples processed on Thursday May 6, resulting in a positivity rate of 8.3 per cent, a ...
Covid-19 cases at emergency shelters transferred to isolation facility

Covid-19 cases at emergency shelters transferred to isolation facility


Six new COVID-19 positive cases were reported from 111 samples  processed on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 resulting in a positivity rate of 5.4 per cent, a...
06 May 2021
69-year-old is 12th person to die of COVID19 in SVG

69-year-old is 12th person to die of COVID19 in SVG


A 69-year-old man is the 12th person to die of Covid-19 in St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG). The National Emergency Management Organization (NEM...
27 April 2021
SVG records its 11th death from COVID19

SVG records its 11th death from COVID19


An 87-year-old male is the 11th person to die from Covid-19 in St Vincent and the Grenadines. A release from the National Emergency Management Orga...
22 April 2021
US issues ‘Do Not Travel’ advisory for SVG

US issues ‘Do Not Travel’ advisory for SVG


The United States Department of State has issued a ‘Do Not Travel’ advisory for several countries worldwide including Barbados, Antigua and Barbud...
SVG reports eight new Covid-19 cases

SVG reports eight new Covid-19 cases


Eight new COVID-19 positive cases were reported from 73  samples processed on April 19, 2021, resulting in a positivity rate of 11%, a release from t...
20 April 2021
Mud flows from volcano may become more frequent

Mud flows from volcano may become more frequent


A volcano hazard that may become more frequent with the approach of the rainy season is the presence of lahars or mud flows, like the one recorded thi...
18 April 2021
Woman births baby on hospital floor

Woman births baby on hospital floor


Local health authorities are conducting investigations into the events surrounding an incident that allegedly resulted in a woman giving birth to her ...
13 April 2021
La Soufriere brings in 42nd anniversary of April 13, 1979 eruption with classic explosion

La Soufriere brings in 42nd anniversary of April 13, 1979 eruption with classic explosion


by Katherine Renton La Soufrière brought in her 42nd anniversary since erupting on April 13, 1979, with a classic vulcanian explosion this mornin...
No Covid-19 detected to date among persons in emergency shelters

No Covid-19 detected to date among persons in emergency shelters


      Up to the morning of April 12, the fourth day following the evacuation order from the danger zones around the volcano, n...