Here Is How To Register For Covid-19 Vaccine Using WhatsApp
South Africans over the age of 60 and healthcare workers can now register for a Covid-19 vaccine through WhatsApp or a USSD code at no cost. As the second phase of the Covid-19 vaccine rollout is expected to kick off next Monday(17 May), the service is only open for people over the age of 60 as well as healthcare workers which have not been vaccinated through the Sisonke protocol.
How to access the services:
- No ID number
The process is similar to the Electronic Vaccination Data System (EVDS) Self Registration Portal which was set up as a website by the government.
Meanwhile, Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said officials were ready to give the registered elderly their injections and the second phase of the vaccine rollout program will go ahead as planned.