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Minister of Health Dr Joe Phaahla

Minister of Health Dr Joe Phaahla has provided an update on the current state of the Covid-19 pandemic in South Africa. He revealed that the country’s 7-day rolling average of new reported Covid-19 cases has dropped by 24% while hospitalisation has decreased by 10%.

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There is little doubt that the cracks around COVID-19 are starting to show. From rapid lockdown regulations to hybrid models of working, organisations have been juggling changing rules and safety protocols for nearly two years.

Covid-19 Mask

Schools in the Northern Cape have reported 339 new Covid-19 cases among teachers, learners and support staff over the last week. This has led to the closure of six schools in the province.

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Government has decided to fast track the vaccine rollout by allowing people in the 18-35 age group to register and be vaccinated. 

Covid-19 vaccine doses

The COVID-19 vaccine debate has never been hotter. Take it, say the medical professionals and the vaccine believers. No, say the vaccine debaters and naysayers, influenced by social media and complex healthcare concerns. It’s a debate that has broken up families and friendships, and is now posing a very real threat to the stability of the workplace. It’s also one that has slipped into a grey area where organisation and individual stand at an impasse as work from home becomes work from office and the vaccinated and the unvaccinated face a stand-off.

Good news, the vaccine rollout is on track and more of the population will be vaccinated within the next few months. 

Health Professional Holding A Covid-19 Testing Swab

President Cyril Ramaphosa extended level 4 of the lockdown with a further 14 days due to an increase in covid-19 cases.

A Man Receiving His Covid-19 Vaccine Dose

Right To Care Chief of Party Dr. Ntombi Sigwebela introduced the organization as a 20-year-old non-profit organization (NPO) in South Africa.

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The South African vaccine rollout is moving along and the next qualifying age group should gear up for a jab. 

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