COVID-19 in SA: Provinces speed up vaccine rollout

Since the start of Phase Two of the vaccine rollout, more than 490000 people have been vaccinated. eNCA's Heidi Giokos reports. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Since the start of Phase 2 of the vaccine rollout, more than 490000 people have been vaccinated.

With four provinces already in the third wave, the call is for the rollout to be quicker and faster.

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Gauteng said it's launching more vaccination sites.

The province has inoculated more than 80 percent of healthcare workers.

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Based on what President Cyril Ramaphosa said on Sunday, there are now more than 400 vaccination sites countrywide, with more expected as more vaccines arrive.

eNCA reached out to the Health Department for further comment on the vaccine rollout, but no response was provided.

* eNCA's Heidi Giokos reports.

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