MORE than 5,000 patients across the country have now tested positive for coronavirus.
President Trump and other conservatives have begun referring to coronavirus as the “Chinese virus,” saying they want to ensure that China’s government is held accountable. The change in word choice has raised accusations of racism.
Dr. Bonnie Henry on Saturday also called for the closure of all personal service businesses, including massage parlours, salons and tattoo parlours.
The townships of Southwold and Malahide and the municipalities of Bayham, Central Elgin and Dutton Dunwich have declared a state of emergency in the fight against COVID-19.
An NHS doctor has told ITV News that there is a “distinct lack of respect and care for healthcare workers on the frontline”.
A man has appeared in court charged with making counterfeit coronavirus treatment kits and sending them across the world.
Watch CBC’s live stream of the government’s press conference at 2 p.m. MT, after N.W.T. reports its first case of COVID-19 Saturday. The person had travelled to British Columbia and Alberta, according to the release, and then returned home to Yellowknife.
With every passing day life as we know it has been upended in ways we would have thought unthinkable a week ago.