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SA to destroy millions of vaccines

The government plans to destroy 8.5 million doses of the Covid-19 vaccine produced by pharmaceutical company Pfizer at the end of October.
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This, some experts say, casts a damning spotlight on how South Africa’s Covid-19 vaccination campaign has missed the mark.

The situation also raises questions about the fate of a further 10.1 million stockpiled doses of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine that will expire between June and September 2023.

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