Minister of Sport and Community Development Shamfa Cudjoe has tested positive for Covid19.
In a Newsday report, Minister Cudjoe said she tested for the virus a week ago after developing symptoms.
The Minister also mentioned that several members of staff at the National Commission for Self Help have also tested positive for the virus.
However they are in quarantine.
Minister Cudjoe is now calling on citizens to get the vaccinated.
Cudjoe described the experience as “scary” saying that her first symptom was tiredness.
Minister Cudjoe is appealing to citizens not to get too caught up in this social-media hype and to maintain the country’s COVID Public Health Regulations.