Watch ZIZ Evening News: 26 June 2020
June 26, 2020
In exercise of the power conferred by section 5 of the Emergency Powers Act, Cap. 19.02, the Governor-General, makes the following Regulations:
New Minister of Education the Hon Jonel Powell has committed to assisting various departments within the Ministry of Education fulfil their duties.
Hon. Akilah Byron Nisbett has been charged with leading the committee for this year’s Independence celebrations.
Thursday June 25 would have been the start of the 2020 St. Kitts Music Festival but due to the Covid-19 pandemic, it and other similar events worldwide have been postponed or cancelled.
The St. Kitts Nevis Olympic committee has donated two hundred masks to the ministry of health as part of the nation’s efforts to restrict the spread of COVID-19.
Nursing Stalwart Sylvia Garnette Humbled To Have Health Facility In Her Hometown Named In Her Honour
On Thursday, June 25, the new health center in the village of Tabernacle was renamed in honour of former Matron Nurse Mrs. Sylvia Garnette, a woman whom Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris recognized as a trailblazer in the…
Residents of St. Kitts and Nevis, particularly those who live in coastal communities, are strongly encouraged to notify authorities of any suspicious activity that they may observe along the federation’s beaches and coastal areas.
Dr. Hazel Laws, Chief Medical Officer (CMO), said that the National COVID-19 Task Force met with relevant stakeholders on Tuesday, June 23, 2020, to discuss the implementation of critical health and safety protocols at their properties.
Preparation For 2021 Population And Housing Census In St. Kitts-Nevis To Commence In September, 2020
Social Statistician within the Department of Statistics, Corneil Williams, has advised the general public that preparations for the 2021 Population and Housing Census will commence this September.
The 13 Haitian immigrants who were found in Keys Village and taken into police custody were tested for COVID-19.
Appearing on Wednesday’s (June 24) edition of Working for You, Abdias Samuel, National Disaster Coordinator stated that disaster mitigation is critically important if the federation was to be impacted by a hurricane.
Abdias Samuel, National Disaster Coordinator (NDC) said this the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) plays a crucial role before, during and after disasters, adding that the agency’s role is to coordinate.
The Honourable Senator Wendy Phipps, was recently appointed Co-chair of the Disaster Mitigation Council in St. Kitts and Nevis, to assist the Mitigation Council Minister, the Attorney-General, the Honourable Vincent Byron Jr, current…
The new health centre on Station Street in Tabernacle Village will be commissioned and renamed in honour of former Matron Nurse Mrs. Sylvia Garnette, MH at 4:30pm today, Thursday, June 25th, 2020. Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr.…