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South Africa Suspend Johnson & Johnson Vaccine RollOut

SOUTH AFRICA: South Africa has announced the temporary suspension of the Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine rollout following the United States of America's Food...

Rare Blood Clotting Brings Johnson & Johnson Vaccine On Hold

All the six cases of blood clotting that were detected were in women aged between 18 and 48, with symptoms appearing six to 13 days after vaccination. Photo Credit: Pixabay

South Africa’s BioVac Partners US Firm In Local Vaccine Production

SOUTH AFRICA, Cape Town: The BioVac Institute, a state-backed South African vaccine company plans to use a deal it won to manufacture coronavirus shots...

Two South African Defence Force Pilots Killed In Plane Crash

SOUTH AFRICA. Pretoria: Two pilots from the SANDF were killed on the morning of March 17, when the Patchen Explorer plane they were flying...

New Study Brings Hope On RSA COVID-19 Variant

SOUTH AFRICA. Pretoria: A study in South Africa has shown that people infected with the country's variant of the coronavirus have a better mutation...

South African Students Condemn 2021/22 National Budget

South African students have disapproved of the 2021 national budget presented by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni on Wednesday, saying the government has failed to...

Doctors Without Borders Support AU Over Waiver On COVID-19 Medical Tools

SOUTH AFRICA. Johannesburg: Doctors Without Borders (Medecins Sans Frontieres) has expressed support over the African Union resolution backing a waiver not to enforce some...

Unemployment Rate Soars In South Africa

SOUTH AFRICA. Pretoria: South Africa has recorded a high unemployment rate in the fourth quarter of 2020 compared to the third quarter amidst the...

COVID-19: South African President Get Vaccinated

SOUTH AFRICA. Western Cape: South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa on February 17 led his citizens in receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine. This move show...

South Africa Re-opens Borders As Zimbabwe Extends Lock-down Amid COVID-19

SOUTH AFRICA. Johannesburg: South Africa has on Monday re-opened its 20 land borders which were closed in January due to the surge of COVID-19...

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