In an effort described by President Cyril Ramaphosa as “historic”,  SA has teamed up with France and the World Health Organization (WHO) to set up a technology hub to transfer skills to local manufacturers.

Ramaphosa, who joined French President Emmanuel Macron and WHO chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus in making the announcement on Monday, said the move would improve Africa’s ability to produce vaccines and put it on a “path to self-determination”. ..

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