After stepping away from COVID duties with the South African government, Professor Salim Abdool Karim has now got the call from the WHO.
Make no mistake, Koleka Mlisana has a great CV – but does she have what it takes to replace outgoing government advisor Salim Abdool Karim?
The EFF has dubbed outgoing government advisor Professor Karim as ‘Dr Death’ – claiming that the expert made a series of ‘horribly incorrect predictions’.
So long, Slim: Professor Salim Abdool Karim is stepping down from his advisory commitments, and he’s already got his next move lined up.
Professor Karim has warned that the third wave is likely to hit SA in June, and said that expediting the vaccination process is critical.
Salim Abdool Karim has blasted those touting Ivermectin as the answer to our COVID-19 problems, saying that the supporting evidence is ‘flimsy’.
As we gear up for a historic vaccine rollout, we want to know how effective it will be against the new variant. Here’s what you need to know.
Salim Abdool Karim explained that, during the recent festive period, the South Africa variant was the likely cause of one in three Covid-19 tests coming back positive.
While government tries to acquire a COVID-19 vaccine for all, Professor Salim Abdool Karim says there are still some who are sceptical due to misinformation.
Professor Salim Abdool Karim was awarded the 2020 John Maddox Prize.