#PODCAST "Temporary halt of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine could last only a few days" - Dr Zweli Mkhize

The South African government has temporarily suspended the rollout of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine. Health Minister, Dr Zweli Mkhize, made the announcement last night. It comes hard on the heels of the Food and Drug Administration in the United States calling for an immediate pause in the use of the vaccine, after six women who received it developed a rare and severe form of blood clotting. Meanwhile, Mkhize says he expects the matter to be cleared within the next few days. Prabashini Moodley reports...