Vaccine registration for 35 to 49-year-olds to begin 15 July

A health worker preparing a COVID-19 vaccine. AFP/Anthony Wallace

JOHANNESBURG - The Health Department said 35 to 49-year-olds are next in line for the COVID-19 jab.

This group will be able to register from Thursday, 15 July.

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Their vaccinations will then begin on 1 August.

Acting Health Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi said the department is intensifying the rollout programme.

"To this end, we'll be starting out to ensure human capital to vaccinate over [the] weekend as well."

Source
eNCA

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