'No Reason' to Fire South African Health Head Over Cancer Fiasco?
KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willis Mchunu has defended MEC for Health Sibongiseni Dhlomo following calls by opposition parties for his dismissal after a 68-page report by the South African Human Rights Commission slated the the province's oncology services and treatment of cancer patients.
South Africa: IFP Calls for KZN Health MEC to Be Fired
News24Wire, 23 June 2017
The Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) has called for the KwaZulu-Natal MEC for health to be removed from his post immediately. Read more »
South Africa: No Reasons to Fire Health Chief, Provincial Leader Says
News24Wire, 22 June 2017
Despite the current health crisis facing KwaZulu-Natal, Premier Willis Mchunu said he does not see why MEC for Health Sibongiseni Dhlomo should be fired. Read more »
Cancer treatment (file photo).
South Africa: KZN MEC of Health Must Be Fired
IFP, 23 June 2017
The IFP has challenged the ANC KZN provincial leadership to choose between saving people's lives or the KZN Health MEC Dr S'bongiseni Dhlomo following the shocking findings in the… Read more »
The Conversation Africa, 22 June 2017
South Africa's Competition Commission has launched an investigation into excessive pricing by three major pharmaceutical companies that have the sole rights to distribute cancer… Read more »
Govt of SA, 22 June 2017
KwaZulu-Natal Premier Willies Mchunu, MEC for Health Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo and MEC for Health Belinda Scott will together appear before the provincial legislature to present a… Read more »
News24Wire, 20 June 2017
The Democratic Alliance (DA) is considering taking the Kwazulu-Natal health department to the Constitutional Court after the province failed to provide adequate cancer treatment to… Read more »