COVID-19: South Africa’s healthcare workers struggle with third wave

Sky News published this video item, entitled “COVID-19: South Africa’s healthcare workers struggle with third wave” – below is their description.

Healthcare workers in South Africa are stretched as they deal with a surge in coronavirus cases and a delay to the vaccine rollout.

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