COVID-19: 1,551,849 jabs administered so far

33,954 COVID-19 vaccines (20,374 first shots and 13,580 second shots) were administered on June 19, the Health Ministry said Sunday. Thus, the total number of vaccines given since the launch of the national jab drive last March has risen to 1,551,849 (1,147,282 first shots and 404,567 second shots). The number of people registered on the national vaccination platform Evax.tn reached […]

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COVID-19: Infection rate in Gafsa below national level (minister)

The COVID-19 infection rate in Gafsa is below the national level, Health Minister Faouzi Mehdi said Sunday. The Metlaoui delegation has reported a rise in infections compared to the other delegations, causing overcrowding at the local hospital’s COVID-19 ward, he indicated in a statement to the media. “The Health Ministry is endeavouring to take measures aimed to break the infection […]

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COVID-19: 82 more fatalities and 2,291 infections in 24h

(TAP)-Tunisia had logged 2,291 COVID-19 infections on June 17 from 7,681 conducted tests (29.83 % positivity rate), pushing the caseload to 378,982, the Health Ministry said Friday. A further 82 deaths were reported, taking the death toll to 13,874. Recoveries also rose by 1,694 from March 2 to June 17, hitting 330,331. Source: TAP News Agency

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43.8% of people registered on evax.tn have been vaccinated

(TAP)- 43.8% of the people registered on the evax.tn platform have been administered the COVID-19 vaccine since the launch of the national jab drive on March 13 until June 17. According to figures released Saturday by the Health Ministry, this rate stands at 77.2% for people aged between 60 and 74 years and 78.7% for people over 75. Besides, 57.5% […]

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