“I am encouraged by the progress Dr Kobie Marais and her team are making and reaffirm our determination to continue working relentlessly to leave no stone unturned, doing all in our power and sparing no effort until each of the outstanding unaccounted for on the list is traced,” said Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa.
This was announced by Gauteng Health MEC Dr Gwen Ramokgopa on Sunday.
MEC Gwen Ramokgopa said with the help of other departments including Home Affairs he’s name has now finally been ticked off their list of missing people.
JOHANNESBURG - Gauteng health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa said her department will now give the necessary support to the five mentally ill patients who were unaccounted for until the past few days after leaving the Life Esidimeni hospital two years ago.
News24 previously reported that Gauteng Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa intervened after the medical interns weren't paid.
Gauteng's Portfolio Committee of Health has welcomed Health MEC Gwen Ramokgopa's intervention after her department failed to pay medical interns on time.