President of the Jamaica Olympic Association, Mike Fennell, is rejecting suggestions by scientists that the Rio Games be postponed or moved to another location because of the ZIKA virus in Brazil.

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Mr. Fennell says there have always been issues surrounding the staging of the summer games.

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Meanwhile, Sports Medicine Specialist, Dr. Paul Auden, says there’s no reason to postpone or move the Rio Olympics because of the ZIKA virus in Brazil.

Scientists have been warning that it’s not safe for the millions of people who’ll be travelling to the South American country for the games.

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