ANC slow to act against Qedani Mahlangu

by Jack Bloom MPL – DA Gauteng Shadow Health MEC The ANC in Gauteng claims to take accountability seriously but it is only now taking former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu before its Integrity Committee for the Esidimeni tragedy. Why did it take them so long when it was always…

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President Ramaphosa embraces Esidimeni MEC

by Jack Bloom MPL – DA Gauteng Shadow Health MEC I am appalled that President Cyril Ramaphosa has embraced former Gauteng Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu who was responsible for the deaths of 144 Life Esidimeni patients. See photos here and here. Mahlangu was with ANC leaders including Gauteng Premier David…

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Finance MEC exposes deep rot in Gauteng Health Department

The evidence provided yesterday by Finance MEC Barbara Creecy to the Esidimeni arbitration hearings exposes the deep rot in the Gauteng Health Department and deepens the culpability of former Health MEC Qedani Mahlangu and her top officials in the deaths of mental health patients. According to Creecy, there was no…

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