Saturday, October 1 2022

South Africa: Health policy has become a confusing mess

Robert L. Rikard

Health Department pulled welcome changes to isolation, quarantine and contact tracing policies On December 23, the Chief Health Officer announced […]

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Omicron hospitalization rate less than 10% of Delta, says South African health minister, citing preliminary data

Robert L. Rikard

Marianne Guenot December 17, 2021, 2:22 PM A medical professional performs a COVID-19 test on a traveler at OR Tambo […]

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South Africa: Health in 2021 – Another tumultuous year in less than a thousand words

Robert L. Rikard

It wasn’t rocket science when we predicted in early 2021 that South Africa’s biggest challenge this year would be getting […]

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No panic for Omicron – South African Minister of Health

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister says South Africa has enough experience to deal with the new variant The South African Minister of Health […]

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Africa: Minister of Health expresses South Africa’s outrage over travel ban to World Health Assembly

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla said he would make a statement to the World Health Assembly expressing the government’s anger […]

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South African health minister unhappy with international reaction to Omicron strain

Robert L. Rikard

South African Health Minister Joe Phaahla told Sputnik on Sunday that he was not happy with the travel restrictions that […]

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South African Minister of Health criticizes travel restrictions on Omicron variant – Oakland News Now

Robert L. Rikard

Oakland News Now – South African Minister of Health criticizes travel restrictions on Omicron variant – video made by the […]

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Bangladesh suspends air travel with South Africa (Minister of Health)

Robert L. Rikard

Numerical Star Ratio Sat Nov 27, 2021 12:55 PM Last update: Sat Nov 27, 2021 1:59 PM File photo of […]

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Minister of Health of South Africa: the new mutated variant “a major threat”

Robert L. Rikard

South African scientists said on Thursday they had detected a new variant of COVID-19 with multiple mutations, blaming it for […]

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Corruption at South Africa’s Ministry of Health during COVID

Robert L. Rikard

JOHANNESBURG – A report on the actions of senior South African Ministry of Health officials during the coronavirus pandemic was […]

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Relaxed lockdown restrictions under consideration for South Africa: Minister of Health

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister Joe Phaahla said South Africa was seeing a drop in the third wave of its Covid-19 cases, and […]

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South African Minister of Health on new C.1.2 variant – and why you should expect a booster shot

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla told the National Council of Provinces that current scientific reports suggest vaccination still offers protection […]

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Government plans compulsory vaccines in South Africa (Minister of Health)

Robert L. Rikard

Health Minister Joe Phaahla said his department was discussing the introduction of mandatory Covid-19 vaccines in South Africa. Speaking to […]

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Highly infectious Delta Covid variant is ripping through South Africa: health department

Robert L. Rikard

Acting health minister Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane has confirmed that the highly infectious Delta variant of Covid-19 is likely behind the current […]

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South African Minister of Health on contract leave | KTAB

Robert L. Rikard

through: MOGOMOTSI MAGOME, Associated Press Posted: June 8, 2021 / 1:29 PM CDT / Update: June 8, 2021 / 7:57 […]

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South African health minister put on contract leave – WBOY.com

Robert L. Rikard

through: MOGOMOTSI MAGOME, Associated Press Job : June 8, 2021 / 2:29 p.m. EDT / Update: June 8, 2021 / […]

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South African health minister put on contract leave

Robert L. Rikard

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — South Africa’s health minister was placed on special leave on Tuesday due to a corruption scandal involving […]

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South African youth call for tougher COVID measures as cases rise

Robert L. Rikard

Young South Africans are calling for tougher coronavirus measures as the country reports a spike in cases and declares a […]

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