JOHOR BARU (Bernama): The recent meeting and briefing session with Tunku Mahkota of Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim has "opened the eyes" of some teachers and convinced them to get vaccinated against Covid-19 after they previously rejected the inoculation.
State education, information, heritage and culture committee chairman Mazlan Bujang said out of 779 teachers, 216 had agreed to receive the vaccine after hearing experiences and explanations from Tunku Ismail himself.
“The number of teachers who reject the vaccine is decreasing. We will continue providing information to them.
"I would like to thank the Tunku Mahkota of Johor for meeting with the teachers,” he told reporters after inspecting the vaccination process at SMK Taman Daya here on MRead More »
TMJ: Johor Covid-19 task force to improve system used to screen, isolate, monitor and treat patients
JOHOR BARU: The Johor Special Covid-19 Task Force has held its first meeting here to improve management of the pandemic in the state.
Tunku Mahkota Johor Tunku Ismail Ibni Sultan Ibrahim said the task force would monitor and improve the system used to screen, isolate, monitor and treat Covid-19 patients.
"This is to ensure that the pandemic is always under control.
"Contact tracing needs to be accelerated so that it is done within 24 to 48 hours, and vaccination rates must also be increased," he said in a statement posted on Facebook here on Friday (Sept 17).
He said the meeting on Friday was attended by Johor Mentri Besar Datuk Hasni Mohammad, Health and Environment Committee chairman R. Vidyananthan, state secretary Datuk Azmi Rohani, depuRead More »
Friday, 24 March 2017 PETALING JAYA: Tunku Mahkota Johor Tunku Ismail Sultan Ibrahim (pic) is the sixth president of the Football Association of Malaysia (FAM). The 32-year-old Tunku Ismail won the hot seat unopposed after Ketereh MP Tan Sri Annuar Musa’s surprise announcement in Parliament yesterday that he was pulling …Read More »
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 KUALA LUMPUR: Johor-born comedian, Harith Iskander who was crowned the ‘Funniest Person in the World’ by ‘Laugh Factory’, the United States-based comedy club chain, was granted a special audience by the Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar Istana Pasir Pelangi here yesterday. Harith was accompanied …Read More »