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18 Mar 2021
SA will reach herd immunity by 2039 at current roll-out pace
Calculation estimates show it will take between 12 and 18 years for government to vaccinate 67% of the South African population.
Dr Mathabo Mathebula CEO of Steve Biko Academic Hospital celebrates after getting her injection of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine, 17 February 2021, Pretoria. Picture: Jacques Nelles