Johannesburg – Covid-19 vaccine registration for people over 50 years of age will open on 1 July, and the vaccination rollout will start on 15 July.
The health department announced on Friday.
Meanwhile, the country has reported 16,078 new Covid-19 infections in the last 24 hours. 9,500 of those are from the Gauteng province.
A total of 148 deaths have been recorded, taking South Africa’s Covid-19 death toll to 59,406.
There have been recommendations for a stricter lockdown from several quarters, including the South African Medical Association.