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UAE Covid vaccine: 104,200 residents vaccinated in 24 hours

Dubai - UAE's vaccination administration rate is the second highest globally.



By Web report

Published: Thu 28 Jan 2021, 3:52 PM

Last updated: Thu 28 Jan 2021, 4:01 PM

The UAE has vaccinated 104,200 residents against Covid-19 in the last 24 hours.

The country's Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) said the total doses administered now stands at 2.86 million. This takes the rate of doses per 100 people to 29.

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On Wednesday, United Nations children's agency Unicef announced that it had signed a partnership deal with DP World for the Dubai-based logistics firm to help distribute Covid-19 vaccines.

State-owned DP World, known for its global port operations, will provide transport and storage to Unicef at no cost, helping low and middle-income countries access vaccines, a joint statement said.


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