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29 Jan 2021 | HSRC dismisses rumours that antibody survey is a secret vaccination plot

The Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) and its research partners have dismissed rumours that its National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS) was an a...

29 Jan 2021 | HSRC Survey shows potential acceptance of a COVID-19 vaccine in South Africa

Authors, Narnia Bohler-Muller, divisional executive and Benjamin Roberts a research director in the developmental, capable and ethical state (DCES) re...

29 Jan 2021 | Majority of South Africans in favour of being vaccinated

More than 60 percent of adults would definitely or probably take a COVID-19 vaccine, a survey has found, as the country gears up to administer its fir...

28 Jan 2021 | National COVID-19 Antibody Survey (NCAS) not a covert vaccination attempt says Limpopo Department of Health

Notes to the EditorResearch Methodology•    19000 interviews with people over 12 years of age in each of the nine (9) provinces&bu...

27 Jan 2021 | Minister Blade Nzimande: Plans for reopening of Post School Education and Training Institutions amid Coronavirus Covid-19 - 18 Jan 2021

Minister of Higher Education, Science and Innovation statement on plans for the reopening of Post School Education and Training Institutions and the c...

27 Jan 2021 | New study finds most South African adults willing to take Covid-19 vaccine

A new study has shown that more than 60% of South Africans are willing to take the Covid-19 vaccine.Research was conducted by Centre for Social Change...

27 Jan 2021 | One-third of adults in SA wary of being vaccinated against coronavirus

Survey suggests that SA has a long way to go to reassure people of vaccines’ safety and efficacyA third of adult respondents said they would eit...

26 Jan 2021 | A hesitant nation? Survey shows potential acceptance of a Covid-19 vaccine in South Africa

By Narnia Bohler-Muller, Benjamin Roberts, Kate Alexander, Carin Runciman and Ngqapheli MchunuThe Covid-19 pandemic continues to inflict appreciable b...

26 Jan 2021 | Almost seven out of 10 South African adults are willing to take Covid-19 vaccine, new UJ study shows

A new study from the University of Johannesburg’s Centre for Social Change shows that two out of three adults would be willing to take the Covid...

26 Jan 2021 | Biden signs restrictions effectively banning travel for non-US citizens who were recently in SA

THE White House has confirmed that President Joe Biden has signed an order on Monday imposing a ban on most non-US citizens entering the country who h...