TAWAU (Oct 20): A field hospital set up here by the Malaysian Armed Forces (ATM) with a RM500,000 allocation from the government will be operating from today and will receive 20 patients.
SUBANG (Oct 17): A total of 14 tonnes of medical supplies were flown to the new Malaysian Armed Forces (MAF) field hospital in Tawau, Sabah this morning.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 10): Fourteen detainees held at a temporary immigration detention centre in Tawau, Sabah escaped this early this morning but seven were later recaptured, reported the Malay Mail.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 7): A total of 1,126 active cases of Covid-19 involving prison inmates and staff nationwide have been recorded so far.
LAHAD DATU (Oct 3): Police advised the people of Lahad Datu who have been to Tawau, Kunak or Semporna, which saw the emergence of Covid-19 cases recently, to undergo screening tests at nearby health clinics.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 28): The Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) at Tawau Prison and its Taman Ehsan Prison Quarters in Sabah has been extended for 14 days from Sept 26 to Oct 9.
KOTA KINABALU (Sept 18): There is no necessity to implement the Enhanced Movement Control Order (EMCO) in Tawau and Lahad Datu despite a surge in Covid-19 cases in the two districts, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob (pictured).
TAWAU (Sept 17): The Tawau district health office is in the midst of identifying all individuals who have had close contact with the victim of a fatal accident at Jalan Chong Thien Vun, on Saturday, after the woman tested positive for COVID-19.
Covid-19: No directive from Federal Govt to shut down night markets, weekly 'Tamu' in Tawau, says Ismail Sabri
SANDAKAN (Sept 12): There has been no directive from the Federal Government to close night markets, weekly ‘tamu’, wholesale markets, fruit stalls and open stalls in Tawau, said Senior Minister (Security Cluster) Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 11): The Ministry of Health (MoH) has confirmed that 167 or 97.