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KZN Health MEC meets with SAHRC

Media Statement:

Attention: Editors and Reporters

Tuesday, 26 June 2017

The South African Human Rights Commission can confirm that the KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Health, Dr Sibongiseni Dhlomo has met with SAHRC to discuss the SAHRC’s findings on the provision of cancer treatment at Addington Hospital and Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital (IALC Hospital) in KwaZulu Natal.
Dr Dhlomo has committed to providing a detailed response to the Commission’s Report by Friday 30 June 2017. The Commission will assess the response upon receipt and make a determination as to further action.

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Issued by the South African Human Rights Commission

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Gushwell Brooks – Communications Co-ordinator Tel: 082 645 8573 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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