News & events


30 July 2021

Ramaphosa on vaccine charm offensive as study finds people believe prayer is effective against Covid-19

Sowetan Live

President Cyril Ramaphosa was due to visit vaccination sites on Thursday to encourage citizens to get the jab as a study found seven in 10 South Africans had scant trust in the government’s ability to ensure that Covid-19 vaccines were safe.

BusinessLIVE reported, however, that the findings were in contrast to other surveys which reported higher levels of vaccine acceptance, ranging from 76% reported in the fifth round of the Nids-Cram survey and 67% reported by the Human Sciences Research Council Covid-19 Democracy survey conducted in December 2020 and January 2021.

To read the full article online click here




Sowetan Live

Related Articles