DA approves treatment of Life Esidimeni patients at new hospitals

The DA in Gauteng was pleased with the good treatment that former mental patients from Life Esidimeni were receiving at a Johannesburg hospital. Full Article here: Siphelele Dludla IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

Esidimeni saga continues as transfer delayed

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has been given until the end of this month to complete the transfer of psychiatric patients to safe healthcare centres. Full Article here: Roland Mpofu IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

#GPSOPA: ‘Esidimeni transfers not my doing’

Gauteng Premier David Makhura has appealed to opposition parties not to use the deaths of more than 100 mental patients as a “political football”. Full Article here: Baldwin Ndaba IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

Families of Esidimeni victims seek healing, peace

The families of over 94 deceased psychiatric patients transferred from Life Esidimeni have asked for privacy as they embark on a healing session. Full Article here: GOITSEMANG TLHABYE IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

DA wants judicial probe into Esidimeni deaths

DA leader Mmusi Maimane has called for a judicial commission of inquiry to probe the deaths of more than 100 patients transferred from Life Esidimeni. Full Article here: ANA Reporter IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

Motsoaledi blindsided by Esidimeni disaster, says Ombud

MPs have heard how officials deliberately withheld information on the ill fated transfer of patients from Life Esidimeni from the health minister. Full Article here: Chantall Presence IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]

Life Esidimeni, the NPOs and the missing R10m

Gauteng Social Development used an NPO to channel R14 million to Life Esidimeni, then another R10 million mysteriously appeared in the NPO's account. Full Article here: Mark Olalde IOL section Feed for Gauteng … [Read more...]