South Africa: Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 9 June 2021

A. Issues in the Environment

1. Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) vaccine roll-out

1.1 Cabinet welcomed the progress with COVID-19 vaccinations which had on Tuesday, 8 June 2021 reached 1, 524, 589 and the Pfizer First Dose vaccinations breached the one-million mark with 1, 045, 245, which is a remarkable milestone. In addition, over three million people registered on the Electronic Vaccination Data System, which is a cause for celebration in our concerted fight against the spread of the virus.



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