Mpumalanga cancer patients endure gruelling taxi trips to Gauteng hospitals for treatment

Patients, their families and concerned drivers have raised alarms bells about the long, gruelling trips that Mpumalanga patients have to make in state-provided mini-buses to receive cancer treatment at Gauteng’s big hospitals. According to a […]

Mpumalanga moves to secure medication.

Despite the fact that the MEC for health in Mpumalanga Sasekani Manzini promised that all the province’s health facilities would have enough chronic medication by last Friday, following an exposé by a national publication, it […]

Full marks for educator vaccine administration

More than 21 819 teachers and support staff in Mpumalanga have received the Covid-19 jab. This is according to the provincial Department of Health. The spokesperson for the department, Dumisani Malamule said there are 20 […]

Delta variant rapidly spreading in Limpopo, detected in children less than 12 months.

Limpopo health authorities have confirmed the detection of the rapid spreading Delta variant of the coronavirus in the province. Infections have also been detected in children aged less than 12 months. The authorities believe that […]

Mother of baby whose arm was accidentally amputated speaks out

A mother of a two-month-old baby who was amputated is blaming the notorious Bernice Samuel Hospital in Mpumalanga for her child’s ordeal. Dineo Mathebula said that her baby, Sinempilo, was admitted for diarrhea but ended […]

Mpumalanga clinics run out of life-saving chronic medication

Patients who are on treatment for HIV, TB, high blood pressure and other chronic illnesses are being turned away in Mpumalanga clinics because of a shortage of medication at some of the province’s health facilities. […]