The Libyan government has lifted the partial 6pm to 6am lockdown as of last Saturday (14 August).
World Health Organization (WHO) said July deaths from Coronavirus in Libya increased by 393% compared to June as authorities didn’t confirm whether or not the Delta variant arrived in Libya despite being depicted in neighboring countries.
The Coronavirus pandemic situation is relatively stable in Libya and the anti-Coronavirus vaccinations will be made mandatory for Libyans, Prime Minister Abd Alhamid Aldabaiba said on Saturday. He was reviewing the health situation in the country after a meeting with Health Minister Ali Zanati.
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, today welcomed the initiative of the Libyan government to vaccinate refugees and asylum-seekers against COVID-19, together with other third country nationals.
The Government of National Unity (GNU) has imposed a partial lockdown for a period of two weeks in the cities of the central region, Greater Tripoli, the cities of the West Coast, and the cities of the Nafousa Mountain, starting from Tuesday, from 6:00 pm until 6:00 am.
The Government of National Unity’s Ministry of Health said today that the country is in a state of health emergency and warned of specific measures to penalize anyone who aids in the spread of the virus.
Dr Ali Al-Zanati, Minister of Health in the Government of National Unity, affirmed that the country’s epidemiological status is comforting and that, in comparison to neighbouring nations, Libya is regarded a safe zone.
Due to prevalence of Indian variant, Libya closes borders with Tunisia for a week from midnight yesterday – universities closed until after Eid
Due to the prevalence of the Indian/Delta Coronavirus variant in Tunisia and ‘‘the announcement by the Tunisian Ministry of Health of the collapse of the health system’’ in Tunisia, the Libyan government announced yesterday that it is closing its borders with its neighbour for a week starting from midnight last …
Two members’ positive COVID-19 results delayed convening the third meeting of the Libyan Political Dialogue Forum (LPDF) in Geneva on Wednesday, media outlets reported, citing LPDF members on the scene.
The head of the Libyan Audit Bureau Khaled Shakshak met yesterday with several stakeholders at his office to review the results of the trial launch of the pilot system for inspecting local and overseas state medical bills. The system covers both civilian patients and patients wounded in fighting.