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The Eastern Cape deserves better

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The ANC has had 26 years – more than a full generation – to make a difference and hasn’t done so.


24 Jul 2020
PREMIUM!
The Eastern Cape deserves better

17 May 2020 - Eastern Cape Health MEC Sindiswa Gomba announcing deployment of Cuban doctors but that will depend to their areas of expertise | Image: Twitter / @healthmec

Here’s a suggestion for Health Minister Dr Zweli Mkhize: put Eastern Cape health MEC Sindiswa Gomba into one of her R100 000 “medical scooters” and have someone drive her off into the sunset of political obscurity. Even by ANC standards of incompetence, Gomba is exceptional. Her department is a disaster – and its failings have been shown up by the Covid-19 crisis. Hospitals are filthy, medical staff are overworked and angry and there are shortages of virtually everything needed in a modern medical facility: from medicines to personal protective equipment for front-line staff. Yet, this MEC spends her time blaming...

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