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Deputy Minister of Health to launch Girl Child empowerment project

The Department of health has announced that the Deputy Minister of Health, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo, will be launching the Girl Child Empowerment project in collaboration with the Life Healthcare Group on Tuesday, 26 October 2021, at Siyanda Secondary School in Sweetwaters-Pieteramritzburg, KZN. The Department of Health announced that the project will be used to motivate...

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SAMA calls for the government to administer booster shots for frontliners

The South African Medical Association (SAMA) has called for healthcare workers to get vaccine booster shots. This comes after the Association discovered data suggesting that an additional shot can further boost immunity, Dr. Angelique Coetzee of The South African Medical Association (Sama) said it was in the best interest of healthcare workers to receive Johnson...

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Russia records 1,000 deaths over 24 hours for the first time

Russia recorded 1,002 deaths and 33,000 new infections on Saturday, and their fatalities from Covid are now standing at 222,315, making Russia have the highest toll in all of Europe. According to official statistics published, this statistics sets a high for both fatalities and cases for the third day in a row. The Kremlin avoided re-introducing strict...