To: Editors & Health Journalists
Issued by: Department of Health
Date: Thursday, 26 August 2021


Ministers of Health and Mineral Resources visit Gauteng Mining Vaccination Sites

Pretoria: The Minister of Health Dr Joe Phaahla and Minister of Mineral Resources and Energy Mr Gwede Mantashe will tomorrow (Friday, 27 August) visit the Harmony Gold Mine vaccination site in Carletonville as part of oversight visits to mining sector vaccination sites to monitor the vaccine rollout programme.

The two Ministers will be joined by Gauteng MEC for Health Dr Nomathemba Mokgethi and other local leaders on a site visit and walk-about at the vaccination site and interact with both health care workers and clients.

Details of the visit are as follows:

Date: Friday, 27 August 2021
Time: 12h00
Venue: Harmony Gold Mine, Carletonville, Gauteng


For more information, please contact:

Mr Popo Maja
National Health Department Spokesperson
Cell: 0725853219

Natie Shabangu
Department of Mineral Resources and Energy
Cell: 073 852 1922

Kwara Kekana
Gauteng Health Department
Cell: 074 054 3826