The number of covid-19 contaminations in Algeria leaves no doubt about an upward trend which threatens the health situation. A fourth wave is gold and already among us, warn specialists who call on citizens to get vaccinated.
Today, November 25, the report of the Ministry of Health shows 161 new cases of contamination with a covid-19 against 180 identified during the day yesterday. The same figures indicate that no less than 6 new cases of death linked to complications related to covid-19 have been recorded in the past 24 hours.
The same statement said that 126 new healings were recorded on Thursday, as well as 22 new patients whose condition had required their admission to intensive care.
Following these figures, the total toll of contamination has risen to more than 209,624 cases since the start of the pandemic. The number of deaths recorded in Algeria exceeds 6,041 cases, still according to official figures communicated by the Ministry of Health.
Benbouzid thanks the WHO
The Minister of Health, Abderrahmane Benbouzid, received today in Algiers the new UN coordinator in Algeria, Alejandro Alvarez. This meeting focused on a reminder of the close collaboration between Algeria and the UN concerning the fight against AIDS and Covid-19.
Taking this opportunity, the Minister thanked the WHO for the help it provided to enable the various countries to fight against the pandemic. It should be noted that the program of the UN Organization had enabled Algeria to acquire a large quantity of vaccines.