Covid vaccine usage a shot in the arm for Africa, but SA is lagging

Our vaccine coverage is below that of 26 African countries, with Rwanda a ‘remarkable success story’

13 May 2021 - 20:26 By claire keeton

African countries have used up nearly 60% of their Covid-19 vaccines by delivering 22,4 million jabs into arms, said Africa CDC chief Dr John Nkengasong on Thursday.

A single dose has been delivered to 1,48% of the continent’s population and 0,4% are fully covered...

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