COVID-19: Nearly 7 million jabs administered so far

A total of 6,911,801 COVID-19 vaccine shots have been administered so far, including 4,574,648 first doses and 2,337,153 boosters, the Health Ministry said. The number of fully vaccinated people stands at 3,052,221 and is as follows: 2,337,153 received two doses, 321,061 got one shot as the J&J/Janssen vaccine requires a single dose and a further 394,007 had one jab as they were infected before. Out of […]

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Tunisian and Libyan authorities approve health protocol, ahead of border re-opening

The Libyan side has accepted and signed the health protocol to be adopted at border crossings, pending the completion of the effective procedures to reopen the crossings, said Libyan Minister of Health Ali Zanati. Speaking to reporters after a Tunisian-Libyan high-level meeting dedicated to that protocol, Zanati noted that like other protocols in the world, it stipulates mainly imposing a […]

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COVID-19: Vaccination campaign for people with special needs from September 20, 2021

The national vaccination campaign against the coronavirus for the benefit of people with special needs will be launched from September 20 to 30 in the vaccination centres in different regions of the country, said the President of the Tunisian Association for the Defense of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, Yosri Mazati. He said in a statement to TAP that […]

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COVID-19: one more death, 55 infections logged in Nabeul

One more patient died from the coronavirus in Nabeul in the past 24 hours. The death count now stands at 1,385, the local health directorate said. Another 55 infections were logged, pushing the case tally to 48,980, including 46,699 recoveries. There are currently 869 virus carriers.   Source: TAP News Agency

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Coronavirus: Medenine sees 8 more deaths and 108 new infections in 48 hours

Eight COVID patients, two of them under fifty, died during in the governorate of Medenine in the last 48 hours. This takes the number of coronavirus-related deaths to 1,100 in the region. 108 more infection cases have also been detected, bringing overall COVID-19 cases in the region to 31,943, including 30,066 recoveries, since the spread of the virus. Among the […]

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Siliana-COVID-19: 3 deaths, 18 more positive cases

The governorate of Siliana has recorded three additional deaths as a result of the Coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing to 523 the total number of deaths related to the epidemic in the region, said an updated report published Tuesday by the Regional Health Directorate. The region has also experienced 18 new cases of infection by the Coronavirus, bringing […]

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