20 million vaccine doses secured, ‘primarily in the middle of this 12 months’: Ramaphosa

He mentioned that the nation was “exploring all avenues to get as many vaccine doses as attainable for South Africans”.

“Whereas there are a number of promising negotiations with a variety of totally different producers that also have to be concluded, we now have up to now secured 20 million doses, to be delivered primarily in the middle of the 12 months, and a considerable quantity of it within the first half of the 12 months,” he mentioned.

Additional bulletins could be made because the negotiations have been concluded, he mentioned.