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Libyan PM promises to deliver vaccines at any cost

Libya's Prime Minister was not in the mood for celebration following his confirmation by the Libyan parliament last week as he addressed the nation, speaking about the incompetence with which the country's covid-19 situation was handled by…

NCDC launches registration system for Covid-19 vaccines

The National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) announced that they are in the process of launching a nationwide vaccination campaign.The committee tasked with managing the vaccination process held its first meet this week in the…

Covid-19 outbreak shuts down schools in Sabha

Just days after schools reopened across the country after a year-long shut down caused by the Coronavirus pandemic, schools in Sabha close their doors again for an expected two week period due to the skyrocketing number of cases in the…

NCDC announces discovery of new Covid-19 variant in Libya

The Libyan National Centre for Disease Control announced that the Coronavirus variant identified in the United Kingdom has been detected in Libya.In a statement, the NCDC said that a group of their experts on Viruses and Molecular…

Libya to receive Covid-19 vaccines by March

The Scientific Advisory Committee to Combat the Coronavirus Pandemic confirmed yesterday that a shipment of vaccines for COVID-19 will be arriving in Libya by next month, the end of the first quarter fo the year.The Deputy Head of the…

First child dies of Covid-19 in Libya

Libya recorded its first child Corona-related death since the spread of the pandemic in early 2020 according to the Crisis and Emergency Committee in Al-Ruhaibat to combat the Coronavirus.The child, an 11-year-old girl named Afaz Saeed…