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Mbhazima Shilowa | Covid-19 vaccine roll-out: The lack of details is concerning

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An Israeli man receives a Coronavirus vaccine by a medical stuff at a Covid-19 vaccination centre on December 31, 2020 in Haifa, Israel. (Photo by Amir Levy/Getty Images)
An Israeli man receives a Coronavirus vaccine by a medical stuff at a Covid-19 vaccination centre on December 31, 2020 in Haifa, Israel. (Photo by Amir Levy/Getty Images)

There are more questions than answers surrounding how the roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccination programme will work, writes Mbhazima Shilowa.

After much dithering, South Africa has finally outlined its vaccine strategy: acquisition and vaccination. 

We are told that our salvation will come from the World Health Organisation's Covax facility, where we are part of "a stockvel" with other countries, the African Union's vaccine initiative aimed at bulk buying and sharing by African countries, and direct buying from vaccine developers and manufacturers. 

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