Satellite internet connects Mpumalanga rural vaccination centres.

A socio-economic development partnership between satellite communications operator Eutelsat Communications and Aspen Pharmacare aims to accelerate the Mpumalanga Department of Health’s (DOH’s) COVID-19 vaccination drive in the province’s predominantly-rural municipalities. Last week, Eutelsat started to […]

Angie Motshekga slams myths surrounding vaccines after teachers refuse the jab

Basic education minister Angie Motshekga says some teachers were hesitant to get vaccinated against Covid-19 because of myths about the jab affecting women’s fertility. Motshekga was briefing the media at the Gallagher Convention Centre vaccination […]

Full marks for educator vaccine administration

More than 21 819 teachers and support staff in Mpumalanga have received the Covid-19 jab. This is according to the provincial Department of Health. The spokesperson for the department, Dumisani Malamule said there are 20 […]

Delta variant rapidly spreading in Limpopo, detected in children less than 12 months.

Limpopo health authorities have confirmed the detection of the rapid spreading Delta variant of the coronavirus in the province. Infections have also been detected in children aged less than 12 months. The authorities believe that […]

Leaders of teachers unions to receive vaccines on Thursday

The Covid-19 vaccine rollout aimed at vaccinating more than half a million South African teachers and school staff kicked off on Wednesday. Basic Education Minister, Angie Motshekga said the leadership of the five teachers unions […]