Tunisia: Covid-19 - Over 3, 000 Inmates Vaccinated Until September 6

Tunis/Tunisia — The number of detainees who received the first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine reached 3,064 till September 6, that is 38.69% of the prison population, data provided by the General Committee of Prisrons and Rehabilitation show.

The vaccine rollout for jails started last April 16. 535 first shots and 460 boosters were administered in El Mornaguia prison.

Open vaccination days will be scheduled in all prisons; single-dose J&J's Janssen COVID-19 vaccine will be made available.

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 100 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.