General lockdown in governorates with 400 cases of infection for every 100,000 inhabitants (Prime Ministry)

(TAP) – Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi, on Saturday, decided to impose a general lockdown in the governorates where the infection rate is 400 cases for every 100,000 inhabitants, starting from Sunday, June 20, 2021. This decision comes after the deterioration of the epidemic situation in the governorate of Kairouan, said the Prime Ministry in a statement released Saturday. Regional quarantine […]

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Fans return to stadiums is government decision (Health Minister)

(TAP) – Fans’ return to stadiums is a government decision, and the Health Ministry is against gatherings and holding events with fans’ attendance, despite the preventive measures taken, Health Minister Faouzi Mehdi said Saturday. Speaking to reporters at the regional COVID-19 vaccination centre in the governorate of Kebili, the Minister noted that the epidemic situation in the region is stable. […]

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COVID-19: Kef reports 1 death and 47 infections

COVID-19 claimed the life of one more patient in the Kef governorate, taking the death toll to 336 since the outbreak of the pandemic. 47 more infections were reported from 161 tests conducted on June 16, bringing the caseload to 9,904, including 9,146 recoveries, according to the updated figures of the local health directorate. Besides, 67 patients are currently staying […]

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COVID-19: Sfax reports 6 fatalities and 120 more infections

Coronavirus claimed the lives of 6 more patients in the governorate of Sfax taking the death toll to 1,181 since the outbreak of the pandemic. 120 more infections were reported over the past 24 hours from 572 conducted tests, bringing the tally to 36,678, including 34,898 recoveries, reads the latest report of the Local Health Directorate on Friday. 178 patients […]

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Ben Arous-COVID-19: One death and 157 additional positive cases

One person died of COVID-19 during the last 24 hours in the governorate of Ben Arous, bringing to 488 the total number of victims of the pandemic in the region, according to the latest statistics provided, Friday, by the Regional Committee for the Fight against Coronavirus. Moreover, 157 new cases of infection by the virus have been discovered following the […]

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