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Covid-19: SA's decision to switch to J&J vaccine is correct, say experts

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Experts have commented on the J&J vaccine.
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Last week, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize announced that South Africa would drop its original Covid-19 vaccine rollout plans, which included inoculating healthcare workers with the Oxford-AstraZeneca jab.

Instead, it has been decided that healthcare workers will receive Johnson & Johnson's single-dose vaccine, which could happen as early as next week. 

READ | SA's true death toll from Covid-19 could be among highest in the world per capita, research shows

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