Jamaica Will Close Its Borders on March 21; Now With 19 Cases of COVID-19


At this evening’s press briefing, Prime Minister Andrew Holness announced that Jamaica would be closed to incoming passengers by air and sea for the next two weeks, from midnight tomorrow night.

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And here is an update on the latest numbers. We have three new cases as of this evening, bringing the total to 19.

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Meanwhile, if you are on WhatsApp (we seem to be spending more and more time there, lately!) you can add the World Health Organization (WHO) to your contacts and get regular updates. The number is 41 79 893 18 92. They can also be added to a group. Check it out – I did and it’s quite good!


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