The first delivery of the Johnson & Johnson coronavirus vaccine arrived in South Africa on the evening of 16 February 2021.
The rapid development of several COVID-19 vaccines has provided the world with some hope in the ongoing battle against the deadly virus.
South Africa is suffering a sharp spike in cases, driven by a new variant that may reduce the effectiveness of vaccines.
With a COVID-19 vaccine coming onto the market, the need to revise South Africa’s outdated patent laws has never been greater.
The cost of cancer medicine in South Africa is proving prohibitive to patients getting the care they need.
The Joint United Nations Programme on HIV and AIDS (UNAIDS) brief the media on a Breakthrough pricing agreement for HIV medicine.