20.1.2021 04:11 pm
The Netherlands is already under its toughest measures since the start of the pandemic, including the closure of schools and non-essential shops.
The Netherlands will impose a nationwide curfew from Friday for the first time during the coronavirus pandemic in a bid to stem the spread of the disease, Prime Minister Mark Rutte said.
There are concerns that the deputy president may not have what it takes to ensure the country’s vaccine rollout doesn’t become an unmitigated disaster.
The deployment will continue until the end of January, and will cost R95,666,944.
The availability of the first Covid-19 vaccines within one year is truly a unique one-off special human achievement and just shows that if there really is a will, there is a way, Professor Albie van Dijk.
Residents in Thohoyandou and surrounding villages in Limpopo said they were feeling the impact of the large number of people dying in their communities, with many families losing bread winners.
The ANC and the government have also been marred by allegations of corruption over the procurement of personal protective equipment.
The South African strain, which like the UK one is believed to be more infectious, has now been reported in 23 countries and territories, the WHO also announced in its weekly update.
Under a state of emergency, the state could infringe people’s rights without any need for justification, says lawyer.
Move could see the entire Middle East country immunised by April.
But mortalities could have an impact depending on the type of leader.
The total number of Covid-19 cases now stand at 1,356,716, with 38,288 deaths.
The SANDF will be present at administration sites ‘to make sure that we secure this vaccine’ and for security purposes and each dose will be tracked.
The next surge was expected either in March or April, but in the meantime, it was forging ahead with its part in the preparations for the national vaccine drive.
Britain is in the middle of a massive vaccination drive, racing to inoculate as many people as possible before the new strain spreads any further.