MEDIA ADVISORY
To: Editors & Health Journalists
Issued by: Department of Health
Date: Wednesday, 04 August 2021

Health Deputy Minister Phaahla visits Limpopo vaccination sites

Pretoria: The Deputy Minister of Health Dr Joe Phaahla will tomorrow (Thursday, 05 August) embark on a site visit to vaccination sites in Limpopo to monitor the province`s COVID-19 vaccine rollout programme in farming communities.

Dr Phaahla will be joined by Limpopo MEC for Health Dr Phophi Ramathuba on a site visit and walk-about at various vaccination sites targeting farming communities around Greater Tzaneen
Municipality and interact with both health care workers and clients.

Details of the visit are as follows:
Date: Thursday, 05 August 2021
Part 1: Visit to Bushvalley Farm
Time: 10h30

Part 2: Group 19 Citrus farm
Time: 12h00
Part 3: Mariveni clinic, near Letsitele
Time: 13h30

For more information, please contact:
Mr Popo Maja
National Health Department Spokesperson
Cell: 0725853219
popo.maja@health.gov.za

Mr Neil Shikwambana
Limpopo Health Department Spokesperson
Cell: 066 4799 887
neil.shikwambana@dhsd.limpopo.gov.za