ImmunityBio Covid-19 vaccine to be made in SA, pending approval

ImmunityBio Covid-19 vaccine to be made in SA, pending approval

ImmunityBio to have Covid-19 vaccine made in South AfricaBy Antony Sguazzin(Bloomberg) – ImmunityBio Inc. will have its first Covid-19 vaccine made in South Africa by The Biovac Institute, a partly state-owned company, once regulators approve it.Production of the U.S. company’s vaccine in South Africa will bolster its role as the only country in Africa to produce…

EU clears AstraZeneca shot for use after blood clot scare – With Insights from The Wall Street Journal

EU clears AstraZeneca shot for use after blood clot scare – With Insights from The Wall Street Journal

Concerns around the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine causing blood clots in individuals prompted a number of countries to suspend use until further investigatory work had been done. Now, just a few days after a number of European nations stopped using the shot, the EU’s health agency has said the vaccine is ‘safe and effective’. Spain, Italy, Portugal and France have…

Greensill deals caught up with founder – With insights from The Wall Street Journal

Greensill deals caught up with founder – With insights from The Wall Street Journal

‘Greensill Capital’s founder pitched deals to finance a nuclear submarine and investments tied to the hajj’, reports The Wall Street Journal.’Greensill Capital’s founder pitched deals to finance a nuclear submarine and investments tied to the hajj’, reports The Wall Street Journal.This article is exclusive to Biznews Premium. Members please login here. Not yet subscribed? Taste before you…

Nehawu wants top parliamentary official suspended for giving herself a rent discount

Nehawu wants top parliamentary official suspended for giving herself a rent discount

Public sector union Nehawu has called for the immediate suspension of the acting secretary to parliament, Baby Tyawa, who racked up debt of nearly R80,000 after giving herself a discount on her rent.The Sunday Times revealed at the weekend that Tyawa occupied an upmarket apartment owned by the department of public works but has continuously failed…