Nditshe Andries Chirwa

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Nditshe Andries Chirwa

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  • GOVERNANCE - CLUSTER 3 27 May 2020

    This was done with HIV; it is done with TB; it is done with other illnesses. Why not with coronavirus ...

  • GOVERNANCE - CLUSTER 3 27 May 2020

    Minister, in the UK, race-based statistics were able to bring to the fore that black people were four times more likely to die from coronavirus than white people. And in the US, race-based statistics were able to expose the divide when it comes to access to health care. In Canada, ...

  • GOVERNANCE - CLUSTER 3 27 May 2020

    My question was simple, we want numbers. How many black people has been infected and how many have died ...

  • DEBATE ON TUBERCULOSIS (TB): UNITED IN THE FIGHT TO END TB - A CHALLENGE TO ALL SOUTH AFRICANS 13 Mar 2020

    Revolutionary greetings to the commander in chief of the EFF, Julius Sello Malema, the deputy president, Floyd Shivambu, commissars and ground forces of the EFF.

    Tuberculosis remains one of the number one killers claiming

    68 000 lives lost in South Africa in 2018 alone. As a country we should have ...

  • INVESTIGATIVE HEARING INTO STATUS OF MENTAL HEALTH CARE IN SOUTH AFRICA 12 Mar 2020

    This will also assist with early detection of sexual violence that children are exposed to and not having anybody to speak to.

    A 12-month refurbishment plan must be released by the Department of Health and the Department of Basic Education that incorporates and enjoins the geographical accessibility for school children ...

  • INVESTIGATIVE HEARING INTO STATUS OF MENTAL HEALTH CARE IN SOUTH AFRICA 12 Mar 2020

    Chairperson, following the Life Esidimeni tragedy that physically ended the lives of 143 innocent beings, whose only sin was being mentally sick, whilst the government of the day was only concerned with tenders, we know for a fact that mental health issues will never be resolved by the ANC government. ...

  • UNGQONGQOSHE WEZINDAWO ZOKUHLALISWA KWABANTU, AMANZI 11 Mar 2020

    Deputy Minister, I want to ask that when will your department acknowledge that postnatal depression is one of the major child neglect, abandonment and also causes as an impact on children or infants dying.

    What will the department do to take relevant steps and take precautionary measures to ensure that ...

  • QUESTIONS - CLUSTER 2 SOCIAL SERVICES 11 Mar 2020

    Chair, Deputy Minister, at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, students from neighbouring countries doing nursing have not been allocated health facilities to do community service. I want to know what the department's plan is to remedy this as it is an opportunity for the department to get their services. This benefits ...

  • TAKE 8 - STARTS AT 15:18:35 25 Feb 2020

    House Chairperson, greetings to the commander-in-chief, Julius Malema and the ground forces and the leaders of the EFF ... [Interjections.] a Bill that is not cushioned by tangible means to address health issues is futile and nugatory as the government of the day. The Bill will not miraculously build 24 ...

  • TAKE 8 - STARTS AT 15:18:35 25 Feb 2020

    ... or pay community health care workers who actually deliver a very vital aspect of primary health care decent salaries. The Bill will alleviate the shortage of workers and skilled doctors. It will not reduce litigation cases the department for negligence, violence, injuries and the killings of our people. In ...