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Vooma becomes a bummer as vax campaign runs into election headwinds

Drive would have been more effective with all parties’ backing, but analysts say it wouldn’t have worked in ANC’s favour

Presidency reporter

The first Vooma Vaccination weekend at the start of October lived up to its name, delivering 187% more jabs than the previous weekend’s total.

Since then, however, it’s been more of a bummer, with last weekend’s vaccination total failing to reach even half the number delivered by the Vooma drive.

Now critics say the drive to get 80% of the population vaccinated by December has become a victim of the local government election campaign...

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