Dbeibah urged fellow residents to register on-line for his or her vaccinations.
He has earmarked the nation’s jab marketing campaign as a coverage precedence, alleging vaccine supply was hindered by outgoing authorities.
“The arrival of vaccines has been delayed by political, not monetary, concerns,” he stated.
The World Well being Group stated Thursday that two new variants of the coronavirus are current in Libya.
Formally, Libya has registered a complete of round 167,000 coronavirus circumstances, together with over 2,800 deaths, out of a inhabitants of seven million.
No lockdown measures are at the moment in place, and whereas masks are compulsory in public locations, the measure is broadly flouted.
Libya has up to now obtained 200,000 doses of Russia’s Sputnik V vaccine, alongside over 57,600 AstraZeneca pictures, the latter delivered via the Covax programme for decrease and middle-income international locations.