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Tanzanian leader Magufuli cautious over Covid-19 vaccines

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Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has warned health officials against acquiring Covid-19 vaccines saying without giving evidence that they could harm the population. “The ministry of health should be careful, they should not hurry to try these vaccines without doing research, not every vaccine is important to us, we should be …

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Cyril Ramaphosa disagrees with rich nations attitude in the supply of Covid-19 vaccines

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The South African president, Cyril Ramaphosa, has condemned so-called vaccine nationalism by the world’s wealthiest countries. Addressing the World Economic Forum online, he said some governments had ordered far more coronavirus vaccines than they needed. Without naming any countries, he appealed to them to release surplus stocks so that others …

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Zimbabwe: doctors dissatisfied after a reaction from Nick Mangwana

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Doctors in Zimbabwe have protested against a Twitter slur by the government spokesperson, who referred to them as “medical assassins” in the wake of the deaths of senior government officials from Covid-19. Medical Assassins— Nick Mangwana (@nickmangwana) January 24, 2021 The doctors’ association said it was unfortunate that a government …

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