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Western Cape accounts for 26 000 active covid-19 cases, with 2 521 new cases reported in the past 24 hours.
Cases have reportedly increased since the outbreak of the Delta varient, which is highly contagious.


The government has been concerned over the number of people interested in the vaccine rollout, and are working on strategies to encourage more people to participate.


As more vaccine doses become available, government is concerned over the unwillingness of people to get vaccinated


A study on vaccine efficacy against COVID-19 variants has shown that the Johnson & Johnson vaccine works better against the Delta variant, and gets better over time with both Delta and Beta variants.


Higher Education Minister Dr Blade Nzimande addressed institutions on the vaccine rollout plan that is underway 


The Solidarity fund has made a payment towards the Covax vaccine and once the remaining funds have been paid, a comprehensive and final report will be compiled in an effort to be transparent with the country's funds.


Researchers have discovered a strong link between severe vitamin D deficiency and mortality rates among Covid-19 patients, according to a new study.

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