Melanie Verwoerd | Please Mr. President, do something! I want my life back!

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Police arrested two protesters after they refused to wear a face masks during a recent  Covid-19 anti-vaccination march in Sea Point.
Police arrested two protesters after they refused to wear a face masks during a recent Covid-19 anti-vaccination march in Sea Point.
(Photo by Gallo Images/Brenton Geach)

Melanie Verwoerd writes that she is tired of tip-toeing around those who don't want to get the Covid vaccine, saying government needs to get creative to encourage people to get the jab, even if that means making the vaccination process mandatory.

I have been trying to avoid arguing with anti-vaxxers, but the events of the past few days have pushed me (together, I'm sure, with the majority of people in South Africa) to the edge.

I want my life back, and I'm fast losing patience with all those who have read something on "Jannie and Susan's Facebook" and now claim to have knowledge superior to that of the best scientists in the world.

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