Greytown Gazette

Traditions may add to vaccine hesitancy

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Many people are hesitant to get the Covid-19 vaccine because of their beliefs, traditions and a lack of trust in the government.

Recently, the national Department of Health said its Covid-19 vaccination programme has lost momentum due to vaccine hesitancy.

Indigenous healer, Nomagugu Ngobese, told the Gazette that she will not be taking the vaccine because she does not want to be used as a guinea pig.

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