CAPE TOWN - President Cyril Ramaphosa and Health Minister Zweli Mkhize joined healthcare workers to receive the first of South Africa's COVID-19 vaccines on Wednesday.
Healthcare workers are the first in line to receive the COVID-19 vaccine.
The Western Cape is administering its first Johnson & Johnson vaccines to healthcare workers at the Khayelitsha Day Hospital.
The vaccines were received on Tuesday.
Nurse Zoliswa Gidi-Dyosi is the first healthcare worker to receive the coronavirus vaccine in South Africa. eNCA/Zaid Harris