Minister in the Presidency Mondli Gungubele says discussions, on whether and when the country would go ahead with the introduction of a vaccine passport, is ongoing.
Gungubele says the aim of introducing the passport is to encourage more South Africans to get vaccinated.
Watch his response here.
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