Social media data shows negative impact of vaccine suspension
Levels of vaccine hesitancy on social media increased after the temporary halt of SA’s vaccination programme in April, says BrandsEye.
Ongoing challenges with online COVID vaccine register
The health department’s Dr Nicholas Crisp admits to system issues with government’s online registration portal for the COVID-19 vaccine.
Hotline opens for COVID-19 vaccine registration
Citizens 60 years and above can now self-register to be vaccinated by calling the COVID-19 toll-free hotline, says the national health department.
Online COVID vaccine register leaves senior citizens frustrated
Some seniors vent on social media as government’s online COVID-19 vaccine registration portal fails to deliver registration SMSes, as promised.
Ramaphosa applauds MTN’s COVID-19 vaccine drive
President Cyril Ramaphosa has lauded Africa’s biggest mobile operator for leading the efforts in making the COVID-19 vaccine available on the continent.
SA to use barcodes to track and trace COVID-19 vaccines
Government moves to establish an electronic data system to manage and surveil coronavirus vaccines.
Pfizer, BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine documents hacked
Documents relating to the regulatory submission for the vaccine candidate, stored on a European Medicines Agency server, have been unlawfully accessed.