Newcastle municipal staff get vaccinated

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Mayor Ntuthuko Mahlaba.
Mayor Ntuthuko Mahlaba.

Over 75% of Newcastle Municipality’s staff are now fully vaccinated, following its ‘I got vaccinated’ campaign.

The campaign challenged all municipal staff, 97% of whom deal with the public daily, to get vaccinated against Covid-19, in a bid to inspire the community, especially youth, to go out and get their vaccine.

Two months ago, the municipal town hall was converted into a vaccination site, resulting in municipal staff flocking to the venue to receive their jabs.

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