Naledi Sikhakhane, Author at Latest News

The Ministry of Education and Health Culture is facing an inquiry after xenophobic sentiments

From Tuesday 25 to 27 July the The SA Health Professions Council (HPCSA) will continue to investigate misconduct against Limpopo MEC Health Dr Phophi Ramathuba over xenophobic remarks to a patient from Zimbabwe last year. Ramathoba appealed to the Pretoria High Court to urgently stop the hearing scheduled for 25-27 July but failed. She wanted … Read more

A conviction for the killing of Abahlale in Majundulu has welcomed its membership, but the movement still faces repression.

I’m getting more and more crazy He was the first of four members of the Abahlale Majundulu base killed in 2022 during a crackdown on the shanty-dwellers movement. Shot dead on 8 March at eKhenana Commune in Cato Manor, eThekwini. Ngila, the deputy chief of Mjondolo’s Abahlale base branch, was 30 at the time of … Read more

Residents of the Durban slum are trying to rebuild their lives after a devastating fire

Thandika Zondu was asleep on Sunday morning when she heard people shouting that there was a fire. “We tried to salvage what we could, but we lost the children’s costume, and my biggest concern was my identity,” she said, standing in her hut, which was missing some of its corrugated iron sheets. One person has … Read more

Nelson Mandela Day celebrations, July unrest

Tuesday, July 18th from 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. in 1 Discovery Place, SandtonDiscovery will host an informational workshop on understanding the healthcare industry. The workshop will be hosted by senior executives at Discovery Health who will take you through the latest developments in the healthcare industry, key policies and the basics of medical plans. … Read more