How does Saint Lucia’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic compare to her regional neighbours.
Well, MBC Prime has been reaching out to leaders around the region, to provide some insight on their efforts in mitigating against the spread of the virus.
IN this report, Miguel Fevrier speaks with Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and the Minister of Foreign Affairs for St Kitts and Nevis, who revealed the extent of the response there.
Here is COVID Regional Watch – SKN
Ralph Gonzalves maintains: No CIP for SVG
While not opposed to sister islands adopting it, newly re-elected Prime Minister of Saint Vincent & the Grenadines Dr. Ralph Gonzalves maintains that his country will not involve itself with (quote) “The sale of passports” Senior Political Correspondent Miguel Fevrier has more from last Friday’s interview with the no5 5 term head of government.
Ralph Gonzalves and the ULP win a 5th consecutive term in office.
Dr. Ralph Gonzalves remains Prime Minister of Saint Vincent & the Grenadines. The island held its General elections Thursday November 5th which saw the Gonzalves-led Unity Labour Party securing a 5th term in Office. Senior Political Correspondent Miguel Fevrier spoke with the Prime Minister elect and filed this report with his reaction to the 9-6 victory.
ANTIGUA PM POKES HOLES IN SHORT LIVED CARICOM ‘TRAVLE BUBBLE’
Saint Lucia’s increasing coronavirus infection rate has grabbed the attention of regional leaders including Antigua Prime Minister Gaston Browne. The so-called CARICOM “travel bubble” officially established in September exempted regional travellers from some coronavirus protocols like mandatory pre-departure testing and quarantining. Citing the recent surge in Saint Lucia’s coronavirus cases Browne [on October 31] declared the CARICOM “travel bubble” bust. Other CARICOM Members have also opted out of the travel bubble. Saint Lucia’s Tourism Authority responded today [November 3].SHOW LESS
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