Jamaica’s health ministry reports two incidents of vaccine waste
Fourteen doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine have been wasted since Jamaica started inoculating its citizens a week ago, acc...
Mar 17, 2021
Jamaica enters community transmission of COVID-19; more restrictions expected
Jamaica’s Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Christopher Tufton, has declared that the country is moving into the community...
Sep 04, 2020
‘Name and shame them’: Tufton lauds Jamaicans as reports of quarantine breaches increase
As Jamaicans, we are sometimes our own worst enemy, an unfortunate reality for the rules that govern this island as well as those ...
Aug 16, 2020
‘Nunya, what? Business!’ Chris Tufton responds to cheating allegations by journalist
Minister of Health and Wellness Christopher Tufton did not mince words on Thursday afternoon (July 16) when directly questioned by...
Jul 17, 2020
‘Tainting my good name’: Tufton directs social media rumours to C-TOC
Days after a wave of rumours swept social media, Minister of Health and Wellness Dr Christopher Tufton says he has reported the ma...
Jul 16, 2020
Chris Tufton, Jamaica is one health crisis away from utter collapse
Jamaica’s ailing public health sector may not have the wherewithal to withstand much more strain, as doctors continue to complai...
Elderly patient becomes Jamaica’s 10th COVID-related death
The Ministry of Health and Wellness has confirmed on Wednesday (June 3), that an elderly woman has died from coronavirus-related c...
Jun 03, 2020
‘Andrew Holness, why yuh dweet’? Social media reacts to Jamaica’s reopening
We were urged to not be complacent, to curtail our need to be outside as much as possible, and 12 weeks after confirming our first...
Jun 02, 2020
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