There have been 16 confirmed influenza deaths for this flu season which began in October 2019 and ends in May 2020.
This information comes from the Ministry of Health which says there have 2,738 suspected cases for the season thus far.
During this time, 16,301 vaccines have been administered to the public.
The Ministry is urging persons to get the vaccine which is available, at no cost, at all health centers.
Additionally, persons should take the necessary personal health precautions to protect themselves and their families.