The Executive Director of the World Health Organization (WHO)’s Health Emergencies Programme, Dr Michael Ryan, has welcomed the strict COVID-19 countermeasures which are being put in place for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020.

As the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and China announced their collaboration to offer vaccines to athletes and teams preparing for the upcoming Tokyo and Beijing Games, Trinidad and Tobago Olympic Committee (TTOC) president Brian Lewis says his organisation will attempt to tap into the programme....


THE TT Olympic Committee (TTOC) is awaiting more details from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) regarding Thursday’s announcement by biopharmaceutical company Pfizer, and its German partner BioNTech, that they would donate doses of their covid19 vaccine to help vaccinate athletes and their delegations ahead of the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has issued a strict warning against wearing Black Life Matters (BLM) apparels or indulging in any kind of social protests at the Tokyo Games to the athletes.

The International Olympic Committee and the local organizing committee in Tokyo will launch two new digital-based applications to help with the monitoring and tracing of all authorized attendees of the July 23-August 8 Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Team TTO chef de mission Lovie Santana gave an update on...