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FDA grants emergency approval to Pfizer vaccine in the US

The United States's Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted emergency use authorization to Pfizer and BioNTech's Covid-19 vaccine for distribution to the public over the next weeks.Initially, a shipment of 2.9 million doses of the…

UK begins massive Covid-19 vaccination

After approving the vaccine developed jointly by Pfizer and BioTech, the UK begins massive vaccine roll out across the country.The United Kingdom became the first nation in the world to begin inoculating against Covid-19 using the…

The US continues to break Covid-19 records

According to a tally by Johns Hopkins University, the United States recorded over 225 thousand new infections in 24 hours, a record number of cases for the second day in a row.The surge in the number of cases and COVID-19 related deaths…

UK approves Pfizer’s Coronavirus vaccine

The United Kingdom has become the very first country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine for widespread use this next week.Pfizer and German partner BioNtech have been granted temporary authorization for emergency use for their Covid-19…

Ways to Boost Your Immune System to fight Coronavirus

The Coronavirus pandemic is still spreading through the globe like wildfire, every day new cases are recorded and numbers of people being hospitalised climb. It's a scary time for everyone but there are many trials for a vaccine at play and…

UNICEF response to Covid-19 education crisis in Libya

The United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) has stated that the “Education cannot wait” initiative has allocated $750,000 to support 9,000 children affected by the conflict and ongoing pandemic in Libya.The organization pointed out…

Russia announces registration of first Covid-19 vaccine

Russia has become the first country in the world to register a coronavirus vaccine for use.Vladimir Putin, the country's president, announced one of his daughters has already been inoculated.The move comes despite many scientists in…

Libya’s Coronavirus cases jump to 713

The National Center for Disease Control of Libya on Saturday announced 15 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, bringing the total cases inside the country to 713, with 142 recoveries and 18 deaths.In a statement released earlier Saturday, the…

Libya Coronavirus cases jump to 156 in total

The Libyan National Center for Disease Control said it had registered 26 Coronavirus cases in Libya on Sunday, bringing the total number of COVID-19 infections to 156.According to the National Center for Disease Control, 14 positive…

Coronavirus cases in Libya increase to 60, recoveries to 15

The Libyan National Center for Disease Control recorded Thursday a new Coronavirus case, bringing the total number to 60 across the country.The National Center for Disease Control said in a statement that it had conducted 97 tests, and…

Libya registers first Coronavirus case

Libya has registered first #Coronavirus case for a man coming back from Saudi Arabia, according to the National Center for Disease Control. The center said the man is over 70 years old and he was doing Umra in Mecca.

Libya suspends all flights over Coronavirus concerns

Libya's UN-recognized Government of National Accord (GNA) on Monday suspended all flights at the Misrata Airport as a preventive measure against the coronavirus outbreak.Flights have been suspended for three weeks, Sulaiman al-Juhaimi,…