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Vaccine Rollout South Africa

New Vaccine Mandates Expected in SA Very Soon

South African Health Minister, Dr Joe Phaahla, has said that a team of senior government officials are ready to make recommendations to the National Coronavirus Command Council (NCCC) on COVID-19 vaccine mandates. Addressing a virtual media briefing on government efforts...

4 Things You Didn’t Know About SA’s Vaccine Rollout to Teens

South Africa’s Health Minister Joe Phaahla has announced that children and teens between 12 and 17 will now be able to get vaccinated against COVID-19. The announcement came during a media briefing Friday morning, where Phaahla confirmed that the decision...

New Warning Added to J&J Vaccine – But SA Rollout Not Affected

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has added a new warning to the COVID-19 vaccine produced by Johnson & Johnson after receiving new reports that a very rare, but dangerous neurological reaction can occur. With this, the South...

Johnson & Johnson Vaccines to be Produced in South Africa Under License

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced on Sunday that a new "historic agreement" will see the rate of delivery of the Johnson & Johnson vaccines to South Africa and the rest of the continent increased significantly. The US-based pharmaceutical powerhouse...

COVID-19 Vaccine Rollout Extended to Over 35s in South Africa – When Can You Get the Jab?

The COVID-19 vaccine rollout in South Africa is extending to younger age groups, according to Acting Health Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, who made the announcement during a media briefing today. Vaccine registrations for people between the ages of 35 - 49...

Chinese-Made Sinovac Vaccine Approved in South Africa

The South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (SAHPRA) has authorised the administering of the Chinese-manufactured Sinovac vaccine to South Africans under "certain conditions". One of these conditions from SAHPRA includes the periodic submission of safety data. Previously, the South African health...

Ramaphosa, Macron Announce “Landmark” Plan to Produce mRNA Vaccines in South Africa

South Africa is set to build a new hub for manufacturing COVID-19 vaccines, announces President Cyril Ramaphosa. Ramaphosa addressed a joint press conference with French President Emmanuel Macron on Monday. The conference was facilitated by the World Health Organisation (WHO). Macron,...

Uber South Africa is Offering 100,000 Free Rides to Get Teachers Vaccinated

The South African government has fast-tracked the vaccine rollout for teachers and staff at schools across the country. Educators and staff of schools will begin receiving their COVID-19 jabs on Wednesday 23 June in a two-week push project aiming...
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