Health Minister Joe Phaahla suspends embattled HPCSA chief executive Dr David Motau

Health Minister Joe Phaahla suspends embattled HPCSA chief executive Dr David Motau

Health Minister Dr Joe Phaahla. Picture: Itumeleng English/African News Agency (ANA) ArchivesBy Jonisayi Maromo 1h ago Pretoria - Minister of Health, Dr Joe Phaahla has placed the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) registrar/chief executive Dr David Motau on precautionary suspension pending an investigation into allegations of misconduct. In a statement, the HPCSA said…
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Vaccination critical to boost economy, halt unemployment

Employment and Labour Minister Thulas Nxesi reiterated the importance for all South Africans to vaccinate for Covid-19, saying this would allow the economy to fully reopen and halt unemployment. Nxesi expressed the view in the wake of Statistics South Africa’s Q2 Quarterly Labour Force Survey, which this week revealed a continued job loss trend in the…