J&J deal to ship Covid-19 shots from SA to Europe halted, AU says

An arrangement whereby Johnson & Johnson (J&J) was shipping to Europe Covid-19 vaccine doses that were being packaged in South Africa has been suspended, African Union (AU)envoy Strive Masiyiwa said on Thursday.

The shots packaged by J&J’s South African partner Aspen and already sent to Europe would be returned, Masiyiwa added at a news conference organised by the AU’s disease control body.


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Source: moneyweb.co.za