Sumary of Sahpra: Causality studies of vaccine side effects & deaths being conducted:
- CAPE TOWN – Cases of people dying after receiving their coronavirus vaccinations are being investigated by health authorities.
- Acting Health Minister Mmamoloko Kubayi and officials from the South African Health Products Regulatory Authority (Sahpra) on Wednesday told parliamentarians that there were reports of breakthrough infections after people were inoculated with Pfizer or Johnson &
- Kubayi and Sahpra said that the autopsy results of those who died would be studied closely.
- Kubayi and Sahpra faced MPs in a lengthy meeting on Wednesday night to give an update on the COVID-19 vaccination drive and the use of the ivermectin drug.
- Sahpra CEO Boitumelo Semete-Makokotlela said that causality studies of vaccine side effects and deaths were being conducted.