Mater Dei Nurse is first recipient of COVID-19 vaccine in Malta

Dec 27 2020 Share

As vaccinations begin to arrive in Malta, a nurse from Mater Dei has been the first recipient of the COVID-19 vaccine in Malta.

Vaccinations will start with a limited group on Sunday 27 December with an increase from 2,000 vaccines a week to 20,000 in the coming weeks.


Both Prime Minister Robert Abela and Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Health Chris Fearne were present for the vaccination.


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Immunity passport is being discussed between EU member countries

Dec 26 2020 Share

During this morning’s conference, Minister for Health, Chris Fearne confirmed that discussions are underway regarding the COVID-19 immunity passport.

This passport would allow for easier travel for those vaccinated and therefore, ‘immune’ to the COVID-19 virus.


COVID-19 variant arrives in Madrid, Spain

Dec 26 2020 Share

The COVID-19 variant originating from the UK has now also been identified in Madrid, Spain.

A family of 4 have been diagnosed with the variant of the virus. 

The son had just arrived from the UK and is waiting to confirm the COVID-19 variant and the father, mother and sister have been diagnosed with the COVID-19 variant.


Bormla parish homily delivered by Giorgia Mae, Prime Minister, Robert Abela’s daughter

Dec 26 2020 Share

The Bormla parish homily was delivered by the Prime Minister, Robert Abela’s daughter, Giorgia Mae along with two other children.

Giorgia urged everyone to see the good in the year 2020 even though it was a very challenging year.