Minister of Health & Wellness Dr. Michael Darville on the Omicron variant of COVID-19

The content originally appeared on: The Bahamas Weekly

In his address on December 24, 2021, The Prime Minister advised the
nation of the increase in COVID-19 infections in our country and over
the last few days, we have seen sharp increases in persons testing
positive for COVID-19 here at home.

The Omicron variant is the
most highly transmissible COVID variant yet, causing soaring case
numbers across the world. Many countries are seeing exponential growth,
and their highest case counts yet since the start of the pandemic. We
should expect the same here…