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Gulf Today, Staff Reporter
Ajman University (AU) as part of its social responsibility and tireless efforts to optimise the safety of community members, has launched the COVID-19 (DPI) Testing Centre.
The Centre, opened in collaboration with the Tamouh Healthcare Company, offers totally free of charge DPI COVID-19 tests for AU students, as well as academic and staff members.
Dr Fetta Djessas, Medical Services Manager, said Ajman University is one of first universities in the UAE to offer this special service to its community members.
"The DPI tests, which take only few minutes, will help control the spread of the COVID-19 pandemic in view of the UAE prudent leadership efforts nationwide."
"Ajman University has added more testing devices in the coming few days to offer its services to more community members and patients of the College of Dentistry."
Sheikh Ammar Bin Humaid Al Nuaimi stated that the UAE’s leadership is exerting all possible efforts to set up advanced coronavirus testing centres and is keen to protect the health of the country’s citizens and residents.
The protocol outlines all the conditions and requirements that must be adhered to by establishments conducting the above activities in order to ensure the health and safety of community during pandemic, as part of the steps taken by Government of Ajman to return to normal life.
The Ajman Police General Command implemented "Your Health is Our Priority" initiative, aiming to vaccinate the Ministry of Interior retirees and their families with the COVID-19 vaccine at home.
UAE's Embassy in London welcomed over 500 friends from the UK, UAE, and internationally to a grand reception at London’s famed Natural History Museum in South Kensington to commemorate 51 years since the founding of the UAE.
"On this day, we commemorate the bright memory of the Founding Fathers, led by the late Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan, and his brothers, the Founders of the Nation, as well as their determination, wisdom and vision that established the Union.”
President His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan said that the 51st UAE National Day is a day to recall lessons of the past, and look at the present with awareness and contemplation, while looking to the future with hope, optimism and confidence.