18.10.2019 05:25 pm
‘We call on private hospitals to stop offering our patients expensive treatment when there are affordable ones that can work,’ the union says.
In support of the government's proposed National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill, which aims to give universal health coverage and prioritize primary healthcare, the National Education, Health and Allied Workers' Union (Nehawu) launched a campaign that will focus on transformation of the healthcare system and mobilisation of society against the current mode of production in healthcare.
Police are currently monitoring the situation as protests from earlier on Monday morning threaten to resume.
Part of the N17 road is closed due to protest action which started after illegal electricity connections were allegedly taken down by the metro.
The deal between Australian company South32 and Seriti Resources could result in Eskom paying R1 billion more for coal annually, says the ANCYL.
The protesters want law enforcement officials to stop demolishing their shacks.
Chief executive Carrie Lam said she had made the order under the Emergency Regulations Ordinances
Tshwane Metro Police were unexpectedly called on to bring order amid protesters claiming the ‘real’ Buhari died in 2017.
The protests began in Baghdad on Tuesday but have since spread to cities across the mainly Shiite south.
Iraqis protesting in the capital and southern cities have struggled to communicate with each other or post footage of the chaotic demonstrations since Wednesday.
Other vehicles were also attacked as taxi operators respond to the City of Cape Town’s clampdown.
‘I believe this vivid character would bring international attention and concern,’ says a protester.
Residents waited for news on whether there would be any resolution to the impasse that has kept the neighbourhood cut off from public transportation.
Samwu has warned that firefighters will no longer work overtime because of a pay dispute.
It is the first such injury from a live round in nearly four months of increasingly violent protests.
Activists are determined to overshadow Beijing’s festivities, using the anniversary to step up their nearly four months of protests.