Dominica's first homicide for 2021 occurred in the village of Woodford Hill. The victim is 86-year-old Bernadette Nicholas of Grandbay who was found lying in a pool of blood at her house in Woodford Hill at 8:15PM on January 7th, 2021.
Dominica has 5 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 as of 11th November 2020, Dr. Shalauddin Ahmed, National Epidemiologist (Ag) has just announced via live broadcast. All 5 cases are asymptomatic with no underlying health issues according to Ahmed. Dominica's total number of confirmed cases is now 68, however, active cases are currently at 27 with 6 cases having been discharged since the last update.
Government will this week begin implementing new measures for the mandatory wearing of masks. That’s according to Attorney General, Levi Peter.