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VACCINE WRAP | J&J jab granted conditional approval, SA's AstraZeneca shots sold

2 April 2021 3:18 PM
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CapeTalk gives you a round-up of the latest vaccine news every week.

A total of 48,641 out of the 53,820 Johnson & Johnson vaccines received to date have been administered in the Western Cape as part of the Sisonke implementation study.

Nationally, a total of 269,102 have been vaccinated in South Africa.

This is according to the latest data published on 1 April.

Here's a recap of the most-read vaccine stories we covered this week:

  • J&J vaccine granted conditional approval in SA
  • South Africa Concludes Sale of AstraZeneca Shots to African Union
  • Ramaphosa updates South Africa on vaccine plans
  • Local vaccinations slow down temporarily
  • About 30 million J&J vaccines to be produced at Aspen facility
  • SA's vaccine rollout isn't injecting confidence

In other Covid-19 related news:

  • App-based technology could see return of sporting and live events
  • Confusion over ivermectin cream
  • Covid-19 exposure and your job

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Here's a look back at our previous vaccine wrap articles:

- 25 March: VACCINE WRAP | SA awaits Pfizer jab with over 220k vaccinations in Sisonke trial
- 19 March: VACCINE WRAP | More J&J jabs arrive in SA, Europe puts AstraZeneca shot on hold
- 12 March: VACCINE WRAP | Western Cape's J&J doses running low, warning over bogus vaccines
- 5 March: VACCINE WRAP | Frontliners turned away at Tygerberg site, WC hits over 15k jabs
- 26 Feb: VACCINE WRAP | Over 7k people jabbed in WC, queue-jumpers try 'game the system

2 April 2021 3:18 PM
CapeTalk Vaccine wrap
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