The Ministry of health suspects a possible circulation of the omi-cron variant locally

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Simone Keizer-Beache says the Ministry of Health is continuing to observe a significant increase in the number of positive cases of Covid 19.

Dr. Keizer-Beache says the Ministry started detecting this increase around the 28th of December.

Dr. Keizer-Beache said the Ministry suspects that the omi-cron variant of Covid 19 may be circulating here.