South Africa targets 300,000 COVID-19 vaccinations a day by end-Aug

PUBLISHED: Fri, 09 Jul 2021 06:58:59 GMT

JOHANNESBURG, July 9 (Reuters) – South Africa aims to do at least 300,000 COVID-19 vaccinations a day by the end of August, senior health official Nicholas Crisp said on Friday.

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He added that the country had around 3.6 million vaccine doses in stock, enough for around 18 days of vaccinations. (Reporting by Alexander Winning and Wendell Roelf; editing by Olivia Kumwenda-Mtambo)

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