Gauteng Health MEC Bandile Masuku says he expects the COVID-19 recovery rate in the province to bypass active cases in the next two to three weeks.
Gauteng Premier David Makhura says the donation of more than 700 beds worth R76 million could not have come at a better time as the provinces braces for what experts say could be a massive increase in the number of coronavirus cases.
The Democratic Alliance (DA) in Johannesburg says it is concerned that the City’s draft budget allocates just over R1.3 billion towards health expenditure in this financial year.
The South African Human Rights Commission (SAHRC) has advised employees that they have the right to refuse to work.
There have been sporadic incidents of protest about the provision of personal protection equipment by Eastern Cape health care workers.