COVID-19: No suspension of classes in schools and 5-day lockdown for infected students

The Scientific Committee for the fight against the coronavirus decided, Tuesday evening during its periodic meeting, not to continue the policy of closing educational institutions and suspending classes because of the spread of the coronavirus, and to settle for a 5-day lockdown for each infected person whose PCR test is positive, said Official Spokeswoman of the committee Jalila Ben Khalil. […]

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CNTS organises intensive blood donation campaigns in Greater Tunis governorates

The National Blood Transfusion Centre (CNTS) is organising intensive blood donation campaigns in the governorates of Greater Tunis, in anticipation of a possible drop in the stock due to the spread of the 5th wave of the coronavirus, head of the blood collection and outreach department Hamadi Akkari stated to TAP on Tuesday. The official said that the current blood […]

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Morocco Records 3,177 New COVID-19 Cases Over Past 24 Hours

A total of 24,617,958 people have received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine while the number of fully vaccinated people (1st and 2nd doses) has reached 23,015,417, the ministry pointed out in its daily COVID-19 bulletin, noting that 3,856,921 people have received the third dose of the vaccine. The total number of COVID-19 cases reported since the start of […]

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Coronavirus: Ouni rules out possibility of modifying preventive measures in force in schools

Member of the Scientific Committee to fight against the coronavirus Mahjoub Ouni ruled out, on Monday, the possibility of introducing modifications to the measures in force to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in schools or to decide to stop classes during the regular meeting of the scientific committee scheduled for tomorrow Tuesday, despite the frequency of daily decisions to […]

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COVID-19: Over 8,000 jabs given on Jan.16

Tunisia administered 8,258 COVID-19 vaccines on January 16, including 3,342 first shots, 2,952 second doses, 1,930 boosters and 34 travel shots, said the Health Ministry. Ministry’s figures further revealed that 12,535,903 jabs have been given so far. This include 7,040,687 first shots, 4,503,552 second doses, 962,421 boosters and 29,243 travel shots. 6,115,677 people are fully vaccinated till this date, the […]

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