Egyptian Health Ministry

Egypt detects 789 coronavirus cases, 33 deaths on Thursday

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 07:56 GMT

In a statement, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said 33 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 12,323.

25K Egyptian citizens receive coronavirus vaccine on Thursday

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 07:19 GMT

Megahed said Thursday had the largest turnout in terms of vaccination, adding that the ministry seeks to increase the vaccination centers due to the large turnout by citizens and health workers.

Egypt reports 712 new coronavirus cases, 46 fatalities on Thursday

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 07:05 GMT

As many as 322 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 155,016 so far, the spokesman said.

Egypt starts 2nd phase of nationwide polio vaccination campaign Sunday

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 10:12 GMT

The campaign targets vaccinating 16.7 million children under five years old. It extends until March 31st.

Egypt to start 2nd phase of nationwide polio vaccination campaign Sunday

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 04:38 GMT

The campaign targets vaccinating 16.7 million children under five years old. It extends until March 31st.

Egypt reports 648 Covid-19 cases, 43 fatalities Thursday

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 08:13 GMT

As many as 321 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 151,765 so far, the spokesman said.

Egypt plans to produce, export Chinese COVID-19 vaccine: what to expect

Wed, 24 Mar 2021 - 12:05 GMT

The World Health Organization (WHO) sent international experts to the assess the performance of the VACSERA factories in order for these factories to start manufacturing the vaccine and send it to African countries.

AstraZeneca vaccine fully safe, not associated with blood clotting risk: Egyptian Health Minister

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 09:45 GMT

Zayed said AstraZeneca allows access to information about its vaccine and has transparency.

Egypt records 645 coronavirus cases, 40 deaths on Friday

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 07:47 GMT

As many as 433 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 149,256 so far, the spokesman said.

Egypt expected to receive 5 million AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine doses in March: Health minister

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 01:29 GMT

Health Minister Hala Zayed said Egypt is expected to receive 5 million AstraZeneca coronavirus vaccine doses by the end of this month and another 3 million doses by May.

Egypt detects 640 new coronavirus cases, 44 deaths on Tuesday

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 09:19 GMT

The Egyptian Health Ministry said in a statement that it detected 640 new coronavirus cases nationwide on Monday, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 192,195.

Egypt detects 631 new coronavirus cases, 40 deaths Monday

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 11:08 GMT

As many as 533 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 147,767 so far, the spokesman said.

In pictures: Egypt’s nationwide polio vaccination campaign extended until 5 March

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 11:18 GMT

The campaign, to date, could vaccinate more than 16.4 million children under the age of five, representing 98.2 percent of the targeted children

Egypt reports 656 new coronavirus cases, 51 new deaths on Thursday

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 08:15 GMT

This raises the total number of infected cases in the country to 176,333.

Egypt reports 600 new coronavirus cases, 36 new deaths on Saturday

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 10:48 GMT

As many as 423 cases were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving the necessary medical care, taking the total number of recovered cases so far to 134,638, the spokesman added.

Egypt reports 603 new coronavirus cases, 53 new deaths

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 07:53 GMT

As many as 376 cases were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving the necessary medical care, taking the total number of recovered cases so far to 133,707, the spokesman added.

Egypt records lowest daily coronavirus cases in weeks

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 11:38 GMT

As many as 422 cases were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving the necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases so far to 132,054, the spokesman added.

Egypt registers 532 new coronavirus cases, 52 deaths Thursday

Fri, 05 Feb 2021 - 09:02 GMT

As many as 299 cases were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving the necessary medical care, taking the total number of recovered cases so far to 131,211, the spokesman added.

Egypt reports 541 new coronavirus cases, 44 deaths on Monday

Mon, 01 Feb 2021 - 10:28 GMT

As many as 471 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 130,107 so far, the ministry added.

Egypt reports 547 new coronavirus cases, 46 deaths on Saturday

Sat, 30 Jan 2021 - 10:42 GMT

Egypt would receive the first batch of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine, consisting of 50,000 doses, on Sunday.

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