BREAKING: South Africa Secures 20 Million COVID-19 Vaccines

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BREAKING: South Africa Secures 20 Million COVID-19 Vaccines

BREAKING: South Africa Secures 20 Million COVID-19 Vaccines….South Africa, the most hit African country from the coronavirus, announced that it has secured 20 million vaccines which would be delivered before mid-2021.

The Genius Media Nigeria reports that this was disclosed by President Cyril Ramaphosa in a televised statement on Monday, as reported by Reuters.

Ramaphosa said:

Ramaphosa added that South Africa will explore other avenues to get as many vaccine doses as soon as possible.

This comes after South Africa’s Ministry of Health disclosed that it would receive 1.5 million vaccine doses from AstraZeneca between January to February, distributed by Serum Institute of India for frontline health workers.

BREAKING: South Africa Secures 20 Million COVID-19 Vaccines

South Africa has also had meetings with other vaccine makers including, Moderna, Pfizer, Johnson and Johnson and others.

Ramaphosa also ordered that South African restrictions remain and the ban on sale of alcohol remains; also 20 land border ports would be closed until the 15th of February.

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