Department of health hits back at fake reports about vaccine registration

The Department of Health has hit back at reports that people 65 and over can register for vaccines.

Yesterday, messages began circulating on social media, sending communities into a frenzy.

Spokesperson at the Department of Health, Popo Maja, said the message was not true.

Meanwhile…. The National Institute for Communicable Diseases has confirmed that government has secured 12 million doses from the global Covax facility. At least 2 million are due to arrive in SA by the second quarter of the year.