President Cyril Ramaphosa's address where he announced that if COVID-19 numbers continue to surge, then mandatory vaccination might be on the cards, has infuriated some church leaders. Leader of African Christian Democratic Party (ACDP) Kenneth Meshoe who is also a member of parliament has declared war on president Cyril Ramaphosa warning him that if he doesn't stop with this idea of mandatory vaccination, then he is going to humiliated.
https://www.news24.com/fin24/companies/industrial/public-sector-unions-refuse-to-support-mandatory-vaccinations-20211130 Cosatu helps the authorities's pass to obligatory vaccination, however the public-zone exchange union opposes it. The Civil Service Association, the South African Police Union, the Police and the Prison Citizenship Union have all showed competition to obligatory vaccination. The SA Democratic Nursing Organization will meet subsequent week to set up an reputable function.
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Cyril Ramaphosa, President of South Africa and a staunch advocate for vaccination, recently declared that he will be implementing new and stronger steps to ensure that Mzansi is protected. According to the most recent data, the Department of Health will soon be vaccinating 300,000 people a day.
Source: Twitter It has been many months since the COVID virus broke out and many variants have been seen and experienced. Many specialists have raised alarm about the potential for a vaccine-resistant COVID-19 variation to arise, and one of them now has an approximate date for when it may arrive in South Africa.
During the National Adress last night (Sunday 28 November) South African President Cyril Ramaphosa announced that the government is currently holding serious discussion about the possibility of making Corona Virus (Covid-19) vaccines mandatory in the country for specific activities and locations. "Government has set up a task team that will undertake broad consultations on making vaccination mandatory for specific activities and locations."
Date: 29/11/21 Source: https://www.gov.za/speeches/president-cyril-ramaphosa-address-south-africas-response-coronavirus-covid-19-pandemic-28 Background After the long-awaited speech or National address by president Cyril Ramaphosa, many South Africans were happy at the fact that they didn't move to level two or three. This is because many rumours have been going around that had a lockdown going to be introduced on Sunday but the president chose otherwise.
South African scientists recently discovered a new Covid-19 variant which was named "Omicron" by the World Health Organization (WHO). And as concerns are rising about the fourth expected hit the country in the first week of December, on Sunday night president Cyril Ramaphosa chaired a nation address, where he announced several measures and plead with with South Africans to get vaccinated to help curb the virus.
https://twitter.com/Abramjee/status/1464234833853435912?t=Ga2roG7DcwUQXhFuhlVHUg&s=19 A lot of for South Africans doesn't feel that this is fair for them to be banned from going to Dubai, especially most of our South African brothers and sisters that have been vaccinated. So a lot of people are asking what will happen to their vaccine certificate.
Former ANC employee Carl Niehaus shared his opinion after president Cyril Ramaphosa announced that there is a possibility that vaccinations could be made mandatory, saying, South Africa is moving towards coercing South Africans to produce vaccine passports. Niehaus said South Africans must be allowed to choose whether they want to get vaccinated in-line with their constitutional rights.
South Africa has been in an on going battle against Covid-19. The virus keeps on mutating and claiming the lives of millions of South Africans. Recently a new strain has been discovered and was named Omicron. The strain is said to be more powerful with harsher symptoms and even a higher resistance to medication and vaccination.
Business for South Africa (B4SA) has called on the government of President Cyril Ramaphosa to move fast and restrict access to public indoor areas that are not required for emergency use (such as hospitals, grocery stores and certain Government services) to vaccinated South Africans only.
China has won the Covid-19 vaccine diplomacy battle in Africa and the rest of the developing world, defeating Russia, India, and the West, according to a study by the Economist's intelligence section. China sells the bulk of vaccines to African nations. Simultaneously, the Covid-19 Vaccinations Global Access (COVAX) program, a global effort to provide equal access to vaccines, has fallen short of meeting the demands of the poor countries.
South Africa reportedly made a decision to delay the delivery of Covid-19 vaccines from its Johnson & Johnson, and Pfizer .This is because the country still has more than 16-million doses that have been stocked. It has been noted that there has been a hesitancy in people towards getting vaccinated .Even though the vaccination of people has reportedly slowed down , South Africa is reported to be one of the countries in Africa that has the largest number of people who have been vaccinated against the pandemic .
The South African department of health has offered R100 shoprite vouchers to people over the age of 50,this will be after getting the first shot of vaccine The vaccine is aimed at fighting and preventing the spread of covid19 inorder for the world to get back at it's normal state.Vaccination is for everyone and it's free in all government facilities.
What's funny is that us unvaccinated are healthier than some vaccinated since this thing broke out, still in great health and still strong as a horse, no covid in sight. Yet wanna force a vaccine down our throats cause they are vaccinated and they claim to feel unsafe around us when the vaccine is supposed to protect them.
South Africa has asked Johnson & Johnson and Pfizer do delay delivery of Covid19 Vaccines because it has enough stock, healthy ministry officials stated, 'as vaccine hesitancy slows an inoculation campaign'. About 35% South Africans are fully vaccinated which make the rate higher than most African countries but which makes half the government's year and target.
OPINION Uber is offering free rides to and from the vaccination sites, the offer is for anyone going to a select vaccination site - South African GovernmentIt is clearly not free because tax payers are paying for it and half of uber drivers is family and friends of the ANC government but, nothing in life is free including the covid vaccine as it is not sustainable, stop lying to people. Be honest for once in 27 years. If you'll stressed about poverty, unemployment and crime like how you'll are annoyingly stressing
The South African government has been trying to get individuals to take the vaccinations. However the numbers of vaccine hesitancy are still very high. A small fraction of the South African population have actually received the vaccination. We have seen the government doing different things in order to motivate people to get the vaccination, including offering R100 grocery vouchers to people over the age of 60 who get vaccinated.
An application that was reportedly submitted by Pfizer to the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority for booster shots is being reviewed .The health regulator confirmed this on Monday . This request comes at a time when South Africa´s health workers started receiving their second shots of the Johnson & Johnson vaccines .
Vaccine hesitancy in South Africa is very high, with many people choosing not to take the vaccine. This is because of conspiracy theories that either state the vaccine is dangerous or that it's a world conspiracy. However, while many South Africans do not trust vaccines sent from other Countries.