Psychiatric patient slits throat at Soweto hospital

  I am appalled at the report that a psychiatric patient attempted to commit suicide by cutting his throat at the Bheki Mlangeni Hospital in Soweto. This would not have happened if there were proper facilities for psychiatric patients at this hospital. The 20-year-old schizophrenic patient Thabang Xaba slit his…

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DA welcomes intervention at Bheki Mlangeni Hospital

Dr Gwen Ramokgopa

  I welcome the measures announced today by Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa to fix the deep-seated problems at the Bheki Mlangeni Hospital in Soweto. This intervention is long overdue and follows a sex for jobs scandal and other irregularities in the hiring of staff. The hospital also suffers because…

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