Editors & Health Journalists
Issued by: Department of Health
Date: Sunday, 15 August 2021

Health Minister Phaahla visits Mpumalanga vaccination sites

Pretoria: The Minister of Health Dr Joe Phaahla will tomorrow (Monday, 16 August) embark on a site visit to vaccination sites in Mpumalanga to monitor the province`s COVID-19 vaccine
rollout programme.

Dr Phaahla will be joined by Mpumalanga Premier Ms Refilwe Mtshweni-Tsipane and MEC for Health Ms Sasekani Manzini on a site visit and walk-about at vaccination sites around Ehlanzeni District, and interact with both health care workers and clients.

Details of the visit are as follows:
Date: Monday, 16 August 2021

Part 1: Rob Ferreira Hospital, City of Mbombela Municipality
Time: 9h00 – 10h20

Part 2: Malalane Vaccination Sites, Nkomazi Local Municipality
Time: 10h30 – 11h40

Part 3: Mbuzini Ndindindi Open Grounds, Nkomazi Local Municipality
Time: 12h00 – 13h30


For more information, please contact:
Mr Popo Maja
National Health Department Spokesperson
Cell: 0725853219

Mr Dumisani Malamule
Mpumalanga Health Department Spokesperson
Cell: 081 790 6307