Provincial Updates/Webcasts

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 24, 2020

Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update at 3 p.m. including information on 23 new cases. Watch on Facebook Live, YouTube (NSGov) or at

Nova Scotia has confirmed 850 cases of #COVID19. The lab completed 888 Nova Scotia tests yesterday. Nova Scotia has conducted more COVID-19 tests per capita than any other province.

As of April 23, there were 10 licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors’ facilities in Nova Scotia with cases of #COVID19, involving 189 residents and 82 staff.

Nova Scotia has 24,521 negative test results, 850 positives and 16 deaths. Eleven people are in hospital, three in ICU and 392 Nova Scotians have recovered from #COVID19. Data is updated daily at