A new Covid-19 variant has been discovered in South Africa. The super-variant is said to have an extremely high number of mutations.
JOHANNESBURG - The Department of Health is briefing the public on the situation around the newly discovered variant.
The super-variant is said to have an extremely high number of mutations.
Experts in South Africa say they don't know if vaccines work against this particular variant.
KwaZulu-Natal Research and Innovation Sequencing Platform's Professor Tulio De Oliveira said earlier today that government had assembled a team of scientists to take a closer look.