South Africa

Fears over South Africa variant raise prospect of autumn booster jab

South Africa suspended rollout of the Oxford vaccine after a study suggested it was not effective at preventing mild illness against the mutation.

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The dance sweeping the world - from Angolans to Israeli monks and Irish police

Devised in Angola, a single dance craze has swept the globe and given us something to smile about during the pandemic.

Concerns over South African Covid variant lead newspaper front pages

Reports on the South African Covid strain and efforts to contain it feature in many of the papers.