Air France resumes flights to Djerba-Zarzis Airport

Air France resumed on Saturday its flights to the Djerba-Zarzis Airport after a suspension of more than 9 months (since September 2020) due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The French carrier will start with two flights per week and then 1 flight a day from July 3 to August 31, Djerba-Zarzis Airport Commander Jamel Ben Taaziet told TAP. Source: TAP News […]

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Alarming epidemiological situation in Zaghouan, general lockdown to be imposed

A general lockdown will be imposed in Zaghouan, Kairouan and Siliana governorates, in line with the government’s decision, Zaghouan Governor Salah Mtiraoui said Sunday. The epidemiological situation is alarming with an accelerated spread of the virus, the rising number of deaths and the high level of positive tests and confirmed infections (reaching over 400 for each 100,000 inhabitants), the same […]

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General lockdown decreed in North Beja, South Beja and Amdoun

A one-week general lockdown (June 21-27) has been decreed in 3 delegations in Beja governorate, namely North Beja, South Beja and Amdoun. This decision was taken by the Beja governor following the worsening of the epidemiological situation in the governorate with over 400 infections for 100,000 inhabitants. Banning gatherings, cultural activities and family ceremonies, and closing souks and shops, except […]

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One-week-general health lockdown imposed in Siliana governorate

A one-week-general health lockdown has been imposed in the Siliana governorate starting Sunday, the regional committee of disaster prevention and response and rescue organisation announced during a meeting held on Sunday. The committee pointed out that a curfew will be enforced from 8pm to 5am due to the seriousness of the pandemic situation in the region. Siliana Governor Abderrazek Dekhil […]

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Kairouan, Siliana, Zaghouan and Beja targeted by general lockdown ( Prime Ministry)

The Prime Ministry on Sunday released the list of governorates targeted by the general lockdown, namely Kairouan, Siliana, Zaghouan and Beja. It said that the infection rate in these regions exceeds 400 cases per 100,000 inhabitants during the last 14 days, according to an updated data until June 19. The Prime Minister instructed the governors to ensure the implementation of […]

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122 fires reported in 24h

117 fires were reported in the past 24 hours, the double of June’s daily average, Director of the central operational room at the National Office for Civil Protection Colonel Salah Korbi said Sunday. 63 of these fires have destroyed 65 hectares, he specified to TAP. Saturday’s forest fires were reported notably in Rad├Ęs forest in Ben Arous governorate (10ha), in […]

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