Provincial Updates/Webcasts

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, April 29, 2020

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

Nova Scotia is reporting another death related to COVID-19, for a total of 28. The death was at the Northwood long-term care home in HRM.

NS has 935 confirmed cases of COVID-19. 20 new cases were identified Tuesday. The QEII microbiology lab completed 905 NS tests.

As of April 28, there were 10 licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors' facilities in NS with cases of COVID-19, involving 227 residents and 97 staff.

NS has 27,486 negative test results, 935 positive COVID-19 test results and 28 deaths. 11 people are in hospital, three in ICU. 529 have recovered. .