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170 more deaths and 7 999 new cases as second wave continues unabated

By: News24Wire      14th December 2020 South Africa reported another 7 999 Covid-19 cases, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said on Sunday evening. "As of today, a cumulative total of 860... 

Military Ombud assessing whether to investigate SANDF's R200m Covid-19 drug deal 

By: News24Wire      14th December 2020 A panel is set to determine whether the Military Ombud should investigate the defence department's R200-million deal to import an unregistered... 

Egypt receives first batch of Sinopharm coronavirus vaccines

Egypt receives first batch of Sinopharm coronavirus vaccines

By: Reuters     11th December 2020 Egypt received its first shipment of vaccines developed by China National Pharmaceutical Group (Sinopharm) late on Thursday and will get more... 

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Human rights approach needed for vaccine distribution – Section27

Human rights approach needed for vaccine distribution – Section27 

By: Thabi Madiba     11th December 2020 Public interest law centre Section27 has said that a human rights approach needs to be taken into account for the distribution of Covid-19... 

US advisory panel endorses Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

US advisory panel endorses Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine

By: News24Wire      11th December 2020 A United States government advisory panel has endorsed the Pfizer-BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine, a critical step towards the vaccine’s final approval... 

Covid-19: Cases surge to 8 166 with 173 more deaths

Covid-19: Cases surge to 8 166 with 173 more deaths 

By: News24Wire      11th December 2020 Another 8 166 new Covid-19 cases have been reported in South Africa. This after Health Minister Zweli Mkhize raised the alarm that the pandemic was... 

Covid-19 vaccine essential to end economic devastation – Solidarity Fund CEO

Covid-19 vaccine essential to end economic devastation – Solidarity Fund CEO

By: Thabi Madiba     10th December 2020 Solidarity Fund CEO Tandi Nzimande said the speedy roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccine was vital to end the devastation that the virus has caused,... 

SA to introduce Web-based Covid-19 screening system

SA to introduce Web-based Covid-19 screening system  

By: Sane Dhlamini     10th December 2020 The Department of Health on Thursday announced the launch of a pilot programme for a new Web-based travel health questionnaire to increase efforts... 

Department of Health to launch pilot programme for a new web-based Travel Health Questionnaire COVID-19 screening platform

Department of Health to launch pilot programme for a new web-based Travel Health Questionnaire COVID-19 screening platform

10th December 2020 With the full resumption of international travel, the national Department of Health has increased efforts to strengthen active screening and... 

SA Confirmed Covid-19 Cases

10th December 2020 This evening we wish to announce that as South Africa we are now experiencing a second wave. A criteria was formulated by our scientists and... 

Oxford Covid-19 vaccine shows 70% efficacy, peer-review results published

Oxford Covid-19 vaccine shows 70% efficacy, peer-review results published

By: Sane Dhlamini     9th December 2020 The University of Oxford and AstraZeneca researchers have presented an analysis of Phase 3 trials of their Covid-19 vaccine, which has been shown... 

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