Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Politics

 

Politics

 

Immigration policy

“Vaccine Passport Is On The Way” — Government Inform South Africans To Get Ready

According to one of the foremost newspapers in South Africa, president Cyril Ramaphosa had announced that vaccine passport, otherwise known as the Covid-19 Vaccine passport, is on the way. President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that the mooted vaccine certificates will be rolled out by the Department of Health as the government also made its final push, with a campaign to get over 16 million more vaccine jabs by December. Many people thought that the government will abandon the idea of vaccine passport after many people spoke against it, especially Twitter and social media users. They attacked the concept of vaccine passport. The idea was halted briefly, however, president Cyril Ramaphosa is saying that there is no going back on the vaccine passport. Recall that some South Africans said that the vaccine passport is just a replica of apartheid Dompas identity card.



It's been announced that the Department of Health should be rolling out a vaccination certificate which will provide a secure and a verifiable proof of vaccination certificate which can be used to facilitate travel to access establishments, and gatherings and other forms of activity that require proof of vaccination. South Africa was among the red alert places that the United Kingdom announced, but a review of that red alert is under way after President Cyril Ramaphosa spoke with the British prime Minister. The vaccine certificate or passport will essentially be used in travels. President Cyril Ramaphosa said this will also go along way towards getting a number of international travel restrictions, both from and into our country. Many countries are not accepting tourists or immigrants without Covid-19 Vaccine Passport or certificate, especially in countries like the United Kingdom, France etc.



The news broke out this night saying that, “Ramaphosa announces vaccine passports are on the way”. Many people have been pleased at a point when the government was silent about the vaccine passport. The reintroduction of the vaccine passport have thrown many people unbalanced, saying that they do not want to be returned to the apartheid regime. Others told President Cyril Ramaphosa to abandon the idea of vaccine passport, saying that South Africans will find a way to get the so-called vaccine passport. They noted that if people can purchase driver's license, then vaccine passport is

Content created and supplied by: Erapoetblog (via Opera News )

Cyril Ramaphosa South South Africa South Africans Vaccine

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments