HEALTH WORKERS STRUGGLE AS BHISHO FAILS TO PAY UP

MORE than 1000 desperate Eastern Cape community health workers have been fighting for their wages after Bhisho’s beleaguered Health Department – in the red to the tune of R1,8-billion – failed to pay them last month.

“The department (of health) is in a financial crisis and it has plunged the rest of the province into the same mess,” said DA finance spokesman Bobby Stevenson.  The complete article can be read in the Weekend Post.