With the Western Cape commencing its Covid-19 vaccine roll-out on Wednesday, February 17, travel experts share what it means for South Africans and the tourism sector.
South Africa received its first delivery of the Johnson & Johnson Covid-19 vaccine at OR Tambo International Airport in Gauteng late on Tuesday.
The experts weigh in
Cape Town Tourism CEO Enver Duminy said the vaccine roll-out “marks a milestone in our road towards recovery”.
“As Cape Town Tourism, we see this inoculation as a sign of a better, and hopefully a brighter future for us in South Africa.
“Let’s take this moment to reflect on a year that has been one of the worst for all…