On Thursday, the Egyptian Ministry of Health announced the registration of 789 new cases of coronavirus and 33 deaths, compared with 783 cases and 37 deaths on Wednesday.
Ministry spokesman Khaled Mujahid indicated that the total number of Corona injuries in the country reached 208082, of which 157889 cases were cured, and 12,323 deaths.
In terms of facing the pandemic, Egyptian Minister of Health Hala Zayed confirmed earlier that “Egypt agreed with the Chinese company Sinovac to manufacture its vaccine to prevent Corona, aiming to produce up to 60 million doses annually.”
She said, “The cabinet and the presidency have approved an agreement for co-manufacturing to produce vaccines that will be distributed in Egypt and other African countries.”
Egypt launched a campaign to vaccinate medical personnel and personnel on the frontlines with the disease “Covid-19” on January 24, and expanded the scope of vaccination on March 4, to include the elderly and people with chronic diseases.