Life Esidimeni Arbitration Hearings, 18 January 2018 - Part 1

Publisher:
SABC
Publication Date:
19 January 2018
Tags:
South Africa, Health and Medicine, Human Rights, Legal and Judicial Affairs

The Life Esidimeni Arbitration hearing resumes today following a six-week break. 143 mentally-ill patients died after they were transferred to unlicensed NGO'S. This after the Gauteng Health Department terminated its contract with Life Esidimeni in order to cut costs.


InFocus

#Esidimeni - Ex South African Health Head OK'd Fake NGO Licenses

Testimony from Hannah Jacobus, a deputy director of mental health, overseeing non-governmental organisations in Gauteng, at the Life Esidimeni Hearings has revealed that former ... Read more »

Follow AllAfrica

  • Become a Facebook fan
  • Follow AllAfrica on Twitter
  • Read AllAfrica on Newsstand
  • Read AllAfrica on Linkedin
  • Sign up for free newsletters
  • Subscribe to RSS feeds
Don't Miss

AllAfrica publishes around 700 reports a day from more than 140 news organizations and over 500 other institutions and individuals, representing a diversity of positions on every topic. We publish news and views ranging from vigorous opponents of governments to government publications and spokespersons. Publishers named above each report are responsible for their own content, which AllAfrica does not have the legal right to edit or correct.

Articles and commentaries that identify allAfrica.com as the publisher are produced or commissioned by AllAfrica. To address comments or complaints, please Contact us.