Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh will not confirm or deny whether talk show host Ian Alleyne has tested positive for Covid-19 out of respect for patient confidentiality. However the Minister has advised that anyone who may have come in contact with a Covid-19 positive patient should contact the emergency hotline as soon as possible.


Tobago has recorded its 3rd positive COVID-19 case, that of a 69 year old man, with no travel history, seen by a private doctor and sent with a referral for further management.

President of the Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee Brian Lewis believed the date was not particularly ideal but he felt it was necessary.

For the past few weeks COVID-19 cases coming into the healthcare system have been attached to a travel history as well as primary and secondary contact.