Hein Kaiser
Journalist
2 minute read
9 Dec 2021
6:00 am

Ramaphosa to act as Covid-19 infection rate rises

Hein Kaiser

Just over 25% of the population is now fully vaccinated, while 6 300 new cases were recorded.

President Cyril Ramaphosa. Picture: Twitter/President Cyril Ramaphosa

South Africans are expected to be reined in a bit by President Cyril Ramaphosa ahead of the festive season fortnight as the Covid infection rate continues to climb while vaccination is just not keeping up. Just over 25% of the population is now fully vaccinated, while 6 300 new cases were recorded. Queues at testing facilities have returned to first wave levels. Covid-19 infection rate Complacency is dangerous Chief executive of Medicare 24 Mike van Wyk said: “The omicron Covid-19 variant came as a surprise to many of us who thought that the delta variant would be the final big...