Basseterre,St.Kitts May 17 2020 (SKNVIBES)

The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has had global attention in the context of the very successful way it is managing the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, making it the model of the smallest and the best managed state in the world.Prime Minister Dr the Hon Timothy Harris, who was a panellist on the Inside the News talk show programme on WINN FM 98.9 on Saturday May 16, pointed out that as at Friday May 15, 2020 at 3:00 pm the situation report had it 4.3 million people around the world would have tested positive for the coronavirus disease.

In St. Kitts and Nevis, only 15 persons tested positive and out of that number 14 have already successfully recovered. The Prime Minister said: “We give God thanks for such a success and we thank their families and even those who were infected with the disease. For their perseverance, and that they have been able to come through safely, we are grateful for that.”