Provincial Updates/Webcasts

Live Update - Nova Scotia Government, May 12, 2020

Premier McNeil and Dr. Strang will provide a #COVID19NS update today, May 12, at 3 p.m., including information on one new case. Watch on Facebook Live, YouTube (NSGov) or at

Nova Scotia has 1,020 confirmed cases of #COVID19. One new case was identified Monday, May 11, when the lab completed 427 Nova Scotia tests.

Three licensed long-term care homes and unlicensed seniors' facilities have active cases of #COVID19. Northwood has 157 residents and 8 staff with active cases. One other facility has a staff member with an active case and another facility has a resident with an active case.

Nova Scotia has 34,204 negative test results, 1,020 positives, 48 deaths and 864 people have recovered from #COVID19. Nine individuals are in hospital, four in ICU. Data is updated daily at