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South Africa's Afrigen partners with US on mRNA vaccine research

By: Reuters     8th July 2022 South Africa's Afrigen Biologics said on Friday that it will collaborate with US government researchers to develop mRNA vaccines and therapeutics.... 

Africa CDC says it has signed MOU with Pfizer for Covid pill

By: Reuters     7th July 2022 Africa's top public health body said on Thursday it had signed a memorandum of understanding with Pfizer to receive supplies of the Paxlovid pill... 

Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele

Covid-19 country report an important reference for future generations – Gungubele

By: Thabi Madiba     30th June 2022 Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele said on Thursday that it is through learning that citizens can sharpen their focus in enhancing the... 

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Ramaphosa says State capture era a kind of national trauma 

By: Thabi Madiba     27th June 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa stated on Monday that government must ensure there is redress, justice and accountability relating to those implicated in... 

Health Minister Joe Phaahla

Covid-19 regulations: Health minister to 'unpack' implications of repealing mask mandate

By: News24Wire      23rd June 2022 Health Minister Joe Phaahla has gazetted a repeal of major Covid-19 regulations on mask-wearing, limited gatherings and travel requirements. But... 

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Lack of access to vaccines, treatment holds back global economic recovery – Ramaphosa 

By: Thabi Madiba     22nd June 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa warned on Wednesday that although a global economic recovery is underway, it is uneven. Ramaphosa addressed the 14th... 

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Lockdown: Cabinet expected to meet over dropping restrictions  

By: News24Wire      22nd June 2022 Cabinet is expected to meet over a proposal to scrap all remaining Covid-19 restrictions. A source told News24 that Cabinet would be meeting on... 

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Winde wants remaining Covid-19 restrictions to be lifted

By: Thabi Madiba     21st June 2022 Western Cape Premier Alan Winde said he will make clear on Wednesday the Western Cape government’s position in favour of the removal of the... 

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Phaahla proposes an end to mask-wearing, gathering limits 

By: Thabi Madiba     21st June 2022 Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla is of the view that mask-wearing is no longer needed, following a decline in the number of reported Covid-19 cases,... 

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Ramaphosa sees more to gain from Brics as he gears up for Leaders’ Summit 

By: Thabi Madiba     20th June 2022 President Cyril Ramaphosa will join the virtual fourteenth Brics (Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa ) Leaders’ Summit, on Thursday,... 

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SA receives R7.6bn World Bank loan for Covid-19 vaccine procurement 

By: Thabi Madiba     14th June 2022 South Africa has welcomed a R7.6-billion “low-interest” loan from the World Bank to support the country’s procurement of 47-million Covid-19... 

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