Parliament, Tuesday, 9 February 2021 – The Portfolio Committee on Health will tomorrow receive a briefing from the Department of Health on the latest developments in relation to the AstraZeneca vaccine, as well as an update on the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

Furthermore, the committee will be briefed by the Northern Cape Provincial Department of Health on healthcare services in relation to Covid-19 and on the vaccine rollout strategy

Details of the meeting are as follows: 
Date: Wednesday, 10 February 2021
Time: 09:00
Venue: Zoom platform

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