WATCH | SA's Biovac to manufacture Pfizer COVID-19 jab in SA

SA company Biovac has agreed to manufacture the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine in South Africa. #eNCA's Heidi Giokos brings us the latest #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - Pfizer and its German vaccine partner, Bio-NTech, have signed a letter of intent with the Biovac Institute, a company partially owned by the South African government.

The deal will see Pfizer start producing its COVID-19 vaccine destined for African nations at a facility in Cape Town.

READ: Pfizer/BioNTech to produce COVID-19 vaccine in SA

It is set to deliver more than 100-million doses annually, all of which will be distributed to over 50 member states of the African Union.

The financial terms of the agreement are yet to be disclosed.

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