Code Purple: Suriname goes into total lockdown
Having recorded its deadliest month since the start of the pandemic in May 2021, Suriname’s President announced over the weekend...
May 31, 2021
Suriname records 15 coronavirus-related deaths in two days
Like many other countries around the world, Suriname is struggling to deal with coronavirus, recording 15 deaths in just two days....
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Sep 08, 2020
Suriname extends weekend lockdowns
Suriname’s President Chandrikapersad Santokhi has extended the weekend lockdowns in the Dutch-speaking Caribbean Community (...
Aug 31, 2020
Senior government official becomes Suriname’s 59th COVID death
Deputy Director of Administrative Services in Suriname’s Ministry of the Interior, Vergillio Rebin, died on Monday (August 24), ...
Aug 24, 2020
Suriname political leader tests positive for coronavirus
Suriname’s leader Ronnie Brunswijk has tested positive for COVID-19. So far, only one of the coalition leaders in the countr...
Jul 02, 2020
Stay home: Suriname targets mass movement with new containment measures
Effective Monday (June 8), Suriname has implemented stricter measures as the Dutch-speaking country ramps up efforts to contain fu...
Jun 08, 2020
CODE RED: Suriname re-enters lockdown amid COVID-19 spike
Suriname President Dési Bouterse has announced a partial shutdown of the country as he blamed “gross irresponsibility” among ...
Jun 02, 2020
COVID-19 Watch: Caribbean countries confirm over 20,000 coronavirus cases
With one new, active case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Suriname is no longer ‘free’ of the infectious disease. On the ...
May 19, 2020
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