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Dr Patrick Soon-Shiong

President Praises SA Expat for Launching Major Vaccine Initiative Back Home

Los Angeles-based South African expat Dr Patrick Soon-Shiong has announced the launch of an ambitious initiative to build the capacity for advanced health care...
SA surpasses 18m COVID-19 vaccine shots

South Africa Surpasses 18 Million COVID-19 Vaccine Shots

South Africa has now crossed the 18 million mark for administered COVID-19 vaccine doses. This comes after the government distributed 184 324 in the...
Digital COVID-19 Vaccination Certificates

Digital COVID-19 Vaccination Certificates in South Africa Still ‘Under Construction’

PRETORIA: Following reports in local media on Tuesday that South Africa's Digital Covid-19 Vaccination Certificates had been launched, many South Africans were frustrated when...
Covid-19 has claimed nearly quarter million lives in South Africa

Covid-19 Has Claimed Nearly Quarter Million Lives in South Africa, According...

Over 260,000 more people have died in South Africa since May 2020 than expected. This is according to researchers at the Medical Research Council...
Over 10 million adults in SA now fully vaccinated

Over 10 Million Adults in SA Now Fully Vaccinated

Over 10 million adults in South Africa have been fully vaccinated, as of Monday. This comes after 139 899 either received the one dose of...
South Africa to Launch Vaccine Certificate

All Your Questions About the Covid-19 Vaccine Certificate in South Africa...

South Africa’s Department of Health has started issuing the country's COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate to fully vaccinated adults. Below are the answers to many of...
35% of the adult population now vaccinated in SA

35% of the Adult Population Now Vaccinated in South Africa

A total of 34.7% of the adults in South Africa have received at least one dose of the Pfizer or the Johnson & Johnson...
Children aged between 12 and 17 to be vaccinated

Children Aged Between 12 and 17 to be Vaccinated in South...

The Department of Health on Friday announced that children aged 12 to 17 years old in South Africa are next in line to receive...

SA Surpasses 21 Million Administered COVID-19 Vaccine Doses

South Africa has now passed the 21 million mark for total COVID-19 jabs administered since the start of the country’s vaccination rollout programme. This comes...
SAHPRA confirms second death linked to J&J COVID-19 vaccine

SAHPRA Confirms Second Death Linked to J&J Vaccine

South Africa has recorded its second fatal case of Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS) following vaccination with the Johnson & Johnson (J&J) COVID-19 jab, the South...