Covid-19: Residents at Western Cape old age homes hesitant to take vaccines, committee hears

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People living in the Western Cape's old age homes are said to be hesitant toward taking the Covid-19 vaccine.
People living in the Western Cape's old age homes are said to be hesitant toward taking the Covid-19 vaccine.
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Old age homes in the Western Cape are concerned that many elderly residents are refusing to take the Covid-19 vaccine.

The Western Cape legislature's ad hoc committee on Covid-19 heard on Friday, several elderly residents refused the jab out of fear that it would cause more harm.

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