South Africa rejects 2m J&J vaccines due to FDA decision

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    #SouthAfrica’s #Covid-19 #vaccine rollout has been hit by further delays as it will have to discard at least 2 million Johnson & Johnson vaccines produced in the country. FRANCE 24’s Simon Bradpiece tells us more.

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