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UWI Survey: 62% of Trinis Won’t Take Covid-19 Vaccine

  By Sue-Ann Wayow THE majority of citizens in Trinidad and Tobago are still not comfortable with the idea of accepting a Covid-19 vaccine. This even though vaccines will be approved by the World Health Organization (WHO). On Sunday, the University of the West Indies (UWI) Faculty of Medical Sciences disclosed information from a recent […]Read More

CMO: Safeguards in Place for Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout in T&T

  By Prior Beharry DOCTORS and nurses in Trinidad and Tobago will be trained to ask probing questions about a patent’s allergy history when the Covid-19 vaccine is being administered. This according to Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram during the virtual presser of the Ministry of Health on Saturday. He was responding to a […]Read More

AZPNews Top 12 T&T Stories of 2020

  IT’S rarely an easy decision to rank the top news story in any given year. But this year the decision was easy, and here Editor-in-Chief Prior Beharry, a journalist with more than 24 years experience in the industry, ranks Covid-19 as hands-down the number one story of the year. The year 2020 was […]Read More

Covid Outbreak in Prison

  By Prior Beharry THERE is an outbreak of Covid-19 in the Maximum Security Prison in Arouca. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual media conference of the Ministry of Health on Wednesday. He said the prison has put measures in place since February such as isolation and decreased […]Read More

CMO: I have to be Pessimistic

  CHIEF Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram says he has to be pessimistic when it comes to trying to predict what may happen with Covid-19. He made the comment during the virtual news conference on Monday when asking about not new cases of the virus being reported for over a week in Trinidad and Tobago. […]Read More