Today's press release Three new cases of COVID-19 are being reported in Nova Scotia today, April 15. Two cases are in Eastern Zone and the other case is in Western Zone. All are confirmed UK variant cases. The people are not in Nova Scotia, but since they are Nova Scotia residents, they are included in the cumulative provincial data. These cases have no known close contacts in Nova Scotia. This brings the total number of cases of the UK variant in Nova Scotia to 44. The number of South African variant cases remains at 10. As of today, Nova Scotia has 42 active cases of COVID-19. Nova Scotia Health Authority's labs completed 2,770 Nova Scotia tests on April 14. As of April 14, 182,867 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered. Of those, 31,998 Nova Scotians have received their second dose.