In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said six patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 6,077.
The ministry said it has provided treatment to 1,385,199 citizens free of charge, including 388,170 cases suffering from hypertension and 419,000 cases suffering from diabetes.
Egypt’s Minister of Health Hala Zayed on Monday participated in the clinical trial of a Chinese coronavirus vaccine, which Egypt is carrying out, along with many countries including the United Arab Emirates.
This is the highest number of patients to be examined under the “100 Million Lives” initiative in few days, said spokesman for the ministry Khaled Megahed.
Up to 15.000 Chadian people were checked as part of the Egyptian Initiative to cure one million African from Hepatitis C since the implementation of the nitiative last October according to Egypt’s minster of Health Hala Zayed.
Egypt has continued to intensify the airlift scheduled to transport urgent humanitarian aid to Sudan and South Sudan, the military spokesman said, amid deadly floods that hit the country leaving dozens of people dead and tens of thousands of houses damaged.
Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed visited, Wednesday a refugee camp housing Sudanese’ families badly affected by the floods in Wad Ramli area, northern Khartoum.
Three Egyptian military aircraft loaded with foodstuffs and medical supplies arrived in Khartoum and Juba in order to help alleviate the burden facing people in the flood-hit Sudan and South Sudan
Egypt’s Minster of Health Hala Zayed arrived in Sudan, Tuesday to Sudan upon directives from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi leading a high-profile medical delegation to offer medical assistance and help Sudanese to combat the torrential floods which hit the country recently.
Egypt’s Minster of Health Hala Zayed to arrive in Sudan, Tuesday, heading a delegation of 20 doctors in various specialties, nurses and specialists in epidemic control, accompanied by medical supplies and medicines.
Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed on Sunday affirmed that people willing to visit Egypt from abroad must show negative PCR results before they can enter the country, as Egypt has seen a low number of coronavirus cases compared to June.
Egypt has reported 237 new coronavirus (COVID-19) cases on Thursday, up from 89 cases on Saturday, the lowest since April 11, according to Egyptian Health Ministry’s figures, amid the ministry’s warnings of a possible second wave.
President Abdel Fatah al Sisi at the closing session of two-days Arab and African Youth Forum held in Aswan city in March last year announced a new initiative to eliminate Hepatitis C among one million African citizens.
More than 190,000 bags containing medicine and medical equipment for coronavirus patients have been delivered to those quarantined in houses and their contacts, Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed in a ministerial meeting on Monday said.
Egypt’s Health Minister Hala Zayed on Wednesday met with her South Sudan’s counterpart, Elizabeth Achuei, in the capital, Juba, where they discussed cooperation between the two countries in the medical sector.
Egypt’s Minister of Health Hala Zayed said 2,858 ambulance vehicles and 11 water ambulances were deployed nationwide, to secure the Senate elections in terms of the medical situation, the Health Ministry said in a statement.
Egypt government announced, Thursday forming a ministerial working group to assess the humanitarian needs of Lebanon at such tough time in the wake of the massive blast that hit the Lebanese capital's port.
Drug makers managed to bring to Egypt some medicine that helps treat coronavirus (COVID-19) patients, in order to be manufactured in the country, Health Minister Hala Zayed said on Monday, in a meeting with the prime minister.
All countries of the world exertedgreat efforts to contain the coronavirus, but the results in some countries were disappointing despite the governments'repeated warnings tocitizens.
Egypt recorded Thursday 668 new coronavirus cases, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 90,413.