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Two more Zika cases take total to nine

The Ministry of Health is reporting two more Zika cases in this country, bringing the total to nine confirmed cases.

The following is a statement from the Ministry of Health:

"The Ministry of Health, following consultation with the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) wishes to inform the public that two additional cases of the Zika virus in Trinidad have been confirmed. This brings the total number of confirmed Zika cases in Trinidad to nine. There are at this time, no confirmed cases in Tobago.