There are no new cases of COVID-19 in Saturday’s provincial update, but two active cases remain in Nova Scotia.
Two Nova Scotia cabinet ministers and a federal MP aren't ruling out runs at the Nova Scotia Liberal Party leadership. There are likely others considering the same thing.
Now that Stephen McNeil has announced his intention to step down, it's up to the dozen or so members of the Liberal Party's provincial board to pick the date a new leader can be chosen so that the premier can actually leave office.
No new COVID-19 cases were reported in Nova Scotia on Friday. The QEII Health Sciences Centre's microbiology lab conducted 403 Nova Scotia tests on Thursday.