COVID-19 vaccine: 100,180 health workers vaccinated

File: A dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. AFP/Michael 

JOHANNESBURG - The number of healthcare workers vaccinated has surpassed 100,000.

By Friday evening, 100,180 people had been vaccinated under the Sisonke Protocol.

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Meanwhile, the number of new COVID-19 infections rose by just over 1,300.

The Health Department confirmed 104 new COVID-19 deaths, taking South Africa's deaths toll to 50,566.


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