Hossam Abdel Ghaffar

Egypt screens 107,000 neonates under initiative to detect genetic diseases

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 12:01 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced screening around 107,000 babies for genetic diseases since the launching of the presidential initiative for the early detection of such diseases on 13 July 2021.

No cases recorded in Egypt with ‘the mysterious hepatitis C’ disease: Health Ministry

Fri, 22 Apr 2022 - 12:28 GMT

Spokesman for the Ministry of Health Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said that Egypt did not record any case with the mysterious hepatitis C disease that has been detected in several countries around the world.

Egypt’s Min. of Health launches 7 medical convoys as part of Haya Karima initiative

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 03:04 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health and Population announced launching seven medical convoys as part of the President's initiative Haya Karima.

Egypt’s Min. of Health launches 6 medical convoys as part of Haya Karima initiative

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 03:33 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health and Population announced launching six medical convoys as part of the President's initiative Haya Karima.

Egypt’s Cabinet eases COVID restrictions in Ramadan, allows Tarawih prayers, charity iftar tables

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 09:24 GMT

Egypt’s Cabinet announced, Sunday easing COVID-related restrictions during the holy fasting month of Ramadan, to start early April, such as removing the ban on public charity iftar tables.

37M Egyptian citizen got vaccinated against COVID-19: Health Ministry

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 03:24 GMT

Up to 37 million Egyptian citizen have received their first Covid-19 dose of the vaccine, while other 25 million have received the two doses all around the country according to spokesperson of the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Egypt records 83.3% recovery rate from COVID-19 in isolation hospitals

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 02:42 GMT

The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 83.3 percent, after the number of people recovering from the virus increased to 321,568 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement.

Up to 100K citizens vaccinated against Covid 19 in December: Health Ministry

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 02:35 GMT

Up to 100K citizens were vaccinated against Covid 19 during December through the vaccination unites located at the train and metro stations along with the unites based all over the markets, according to Spokesman for Ministry of Health Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

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